Election: Thugs attack journalists in Kogi

Thugs suspected to belong one of the political parties in the Governorship and National Assembly elections in Kogi State on Saturday attacked two journalists.

The journalists, Sam Egwu of the Leadership newspapers and Sunday Omachi of Radio Kogi, were attacked at Ayangba area of the state.

Both journalists were on election duty when they were attacked by the hoodlums at the Unity Roundabout, Ayangba.

The State Commissioner of police, Akeem Busari, confirmed arrest of the masterminds of the mayhem, while reinforcements was sent to the area to help bring the situation under control.


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Created: 18/11/2019

Author: Akpede Benedicta
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