Incidents in: South South

  • DSS operatives arrest John Abiri.

    Incident Date: 21st July, 2017

    DSS operatives arrest John Abiri, publisher of Weekly Source, a local tabloid in Yenagoa, Bayelsa...

  • Soldier Assaults Nollywood Actress, Ebere Ohakwe

    Incident Date: 23rd February, 2017

    Nollywood Actress, Ebere Ohakwe was assaulted by Sulaiman Olamilekan, a non-commissioned solidier in the Nigeria...

  • Former Gov. Akpabio, Wife plots assasination of Rights Lawyer,...

    Incident Date: 17th February, 2017

    Lawyer and Human Rights Activist, Inibehe Effiong has raised alarm over an alleged assasination plot...

  • Nigeria’s secret police accuse Reuters ​journalist of spying.

    Incident Date: 16th February, 2017

    Reuters Reporter, Tife Owolabi was in 2015 taken away for questioning by the operatives of...

  • Police deny alleged killing of IPOB members

    Incident Date: 20th January, 2017

    On January 20, 2017, 63 members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) who embarked...

  • Pro-govt protesters clash over N300m houses for Oshiomole.

    Pro-government supporters and Civil Society Organizations in Edo State clashed in Edo state over the...

  • Journalist arrested allegedly on orders of Akwa Ibom Deputy...

    Incident Date: 5th January, 2017

    Journalist and Newspaper Publisher, Nsibiet John was arrested, detained and charged to court for alleged...

  • PDP cries out over Mass arrest of its members.

    Incident Date: 8th December, 2016

    Ahead of the Rivers re-run election, operatives of the State Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) began...

  • Soldiers Molest, Arrest 10 Watchdog Journalists In Edo.

    Incident Date: 21st September, 2016

    A team of security operatives made up of Department of State Services (DSS) and soldiers...

  • DSS brutality on Calabar Teachers.

    Incident Date: 3rd February, 2016

    Mr Owai Owai, a civics teacher at Federal Government Girls College, Calabar, alongisde some other...

  • Governor Wike bans Biafra Protest in Rivers.

    Incident Date: 10th November, 2015

    On November 10 2015, Governor Nyesom Wike banned protests by ‘some unauthorised group’ calling for...

  • Gunmen kidnap Vanguard Journalist.

    Incident Date: 30th August, 2015

    On 30 August 2015, Vanguard Columnist, Donnu Kogbara was kidnapped in the presence of her...