Five days after some police officers in Lagos State arrested Adebowale Adekoya, a professional webmaster for NewsDigest, an Abuja-based online medium, the newspaper’s editor, Gidado Yushau, has also been arrested by detectives of Kwara State Police Command.

The NewsDigest’s editor and webmaster were arrested in a Gestapo-like style for publishing an investigative news story titled, “Inside Kwara factory where Indian hemp smoking is ‘legalized” Read more...

Report Details

Report Type: Physical Attack
Location: Abia
Victim: Adebowale Adekoya, Gidado Yushua
Affiliation: NewsDigest
Assailant: police
ID: 9, File Type: jpg
Added: 30/10/2019

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