Incidents in: North Central

  • Nigeria Security Aides attack Journalist in Court

    Incident Date: 17th June, 2016

    On June 27, 2016, security aides to Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, assaulted photo...

  • Gov Samuel Ortom orders the arrest of leaders of...

    Incident Date: 3rd June, 2016

    The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, has ordered security agencies to arrest leaders of...

  • Police Attacks Journalist for covering protest by Motorcycle riders

    Incident Date: 1st June, 2016

    On June 1, police attacked Muhammad Atta-Kafin-Dangi, the head of news for the state-broadcaster Radio...

  • Police and Water Board Official detain Channels Tv reporter...

    Incident Date: 18th May, 2016

    Police and officials from the Benue State Water Board detained Pius Iroja Angbo, a correspondent...

  • Army Bars Journalists at Court Martial of Two Generals

    Incident Date: 10th May, 2016

    The Nigeria Army in May 2016 barred journalists from covering the arraignment of two major...

  • Protesters want Amnesty International to leave Nigeria

    Incident Date: 20th March, 2016

    A group of hired protesters under the banner under the banner of Global Peace and...

  • Lady Cries out after Nassarawa State Government fired her...

    Incident Date: 27th February, 2016

    Rukaiyyat Usman, a state counsel with the Nassarawa state ministry of justice was sacked from...

  • Kogi Governor Bello bars journalists from covering activities

    Incident Date: 3rd February, 2016

    Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello banned journalists of the state from covering the inauguration of...

  • Vanguard Newspaper journalist brutally attacked by Kuje Prison Officals

    Incident Date: 12th November, 2015

    10 officals of the Nigerian Prison Service at Kuje Prisons assaulted a Vanguard Photo Journalist,...

  • “Go To Hell!” Governor Al Makura Tells Family On...

    Incident Date: 12th September, 2015

    Lois Lorhivi, and her younger siblings, Joi and Jerry were harassed, beaten and brutalized by...

  • Thugs Attack Daily Trust Reporter At Gov Al-Makura’s Inaguration

    Incident Date: 30th May, 2015

    Daily Trust Journalist, was attacked by armed thugs in the presence of Governor Tanko AlMakura,...

  • Al-Jazeera demands for the release of their detained correspondents

    Incident Date: 26th March, 2015

    In March 2015, Nigerian military authorities detained two Al-Jazeera journalists, Al Jazeera’s Ahmed Idris and...