The Nigeria Union of Journalists has condemned the attack of some of its members by some Policemen during the flag-off of township road constructions by the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike last Saturday in Bauchi.

The Chairman of the NUJ in Bauchi state, Comrade Umar Sa’idu, made the Union’s position when he led some members to a meeting with the Bauchi State Police Commissioner, Lawan Jimeta, in his office at the Police Headquarters on Monday.

He expressed regret over the incident saying that the leadership of the NUJ and the entire journalists working in the state were not happy with the action of his men during the flag-off ceremony.


Report Details

Report Type: Physical Attack
Location: Bauchi
Victim: Members of NUJ
Affiliation: NUJ
Assailant: Policemen