Mr. Murtala Sani, a reporter with the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) on March 8, 2010 narrowly escaped being killed by a crowd of mourners while on assignment to cover the mass funeral of victims of the March 7 massacre in Dogo Nahawa, Plateau State in North central Nigeria. He escaped the assault from the crowd when it was dispersed by police gun shots fired in the air

Report Details

Report Type: Physical Attack
Location: Plateau
Victim: Mr. Murtala Sani,
Affiliation: Crowd of Mourners Assaults Radio Reporter
Assailant: Crowd of Mourners