On this day in September 2007 a Nigeria journalist Tope Abiola was beaten to stupor by prison guards and police as he photographed the bodies of some of the inmates killed by police who used live bullets to foil attempted jail break at Agodi prison.

Report Details

Report Type: Physical Attack
Location: Oyo
Victim: Tope Abiola
Affiliation: 2007: Prison guards beat journalist to stupor
Assailant: Prison guards