Nigeria Journalist's Case Against Customs Officials Gets to Court
The Lagos branch of the Nigerian Union of Journalists filed the suit on behalf of Yomi Olomofe, seeking enforcement of his fundamental rights to life, freedom of expression and the press, after being viciously assaulted for his investigation into corruption at Customs.
Guardian, 20 June 2017
A medical practitioner, Akintayo Akintoba, yesterday told a Federal High Court in Lagos that series of medical examinations were conducted on a battered journalist, Yomi Olomofe. Read more »
Yomi Olomofe, journalist allegedly assaulted by customs officials
Vanguard, 20 June 2017
A Medical practitioner, Dr Akintayo Akintoba, yesterday, told a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, that series of medical examinations were conducted on a battered journalist, Mr… Read more »