Incidents in: South South

  • 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...

  • Nigerian journalist threatened, rebuffed by police.

    Incident Date: 20th March, 2015

    In 2015, Etim Ekpimah, PUNCH correspondent in Akwa Ibom was threatened severally via phone and...