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Welcome to Closing Civic Spaces Nigeria. Closing Civic Spaces is a publicly-available database on closing spaces for civic engagement and civil society in Nigeria. We present data compiled from public sources…
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Journalist Suspended From Live Programs After Criticizing The President
Incident Date: 12th July, 2015
A broadcast journalist from the state-owned television station (ORTB) was suspended from doing live programs...
National Authorities Shut Down Media Outlets
Incident Date: 2nd January, 2017
Radio Soleil FM, E-Tele and Eden TV reopened. They were three of the seven media...
Federal Government Arrests Man for Decrying the Poor Management of...
Incident Date: 5th September, 2017
Captain Patrice Trekpo, the acting general secretary of the Water, Forests, and Hunting Union of...
Gendarmes club suspect to death while trying to extract confession
Incident Date: 11th July, 2017
Five gendarmes (a sergeant chief and four cadets) clubbed to death a suspect to extract...