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BREAKING: THEWATCTH NEWS reporter arrested for doing his job in Lagos

BREAKING: THEWACTH NEWS  reporter arrested for doing his job in Lagos

One of  THEWATCH NEWS Media Reporter name unknown for security purposes was arrested by the Nigerian police a day after his mother died. he picked up at Oshodi Lagos for carrying a special task to investigate and cover an incident between the Nigerian police and the Lagos state environmental officials known as Kai.

According to the police the Kai officials are always coming to the Oshodi area in front of the police station to chase roadside traders who sell and valuate the Lagos state environmental law.

Reports says it that the policemen and some of the Kai officials engaged themselves in a scornful.

On the process of making the reports from the scene, our reporter who was only doing his job according to the law of Journalism was beaten and denied access to make calls.

The reporter was forced to write a statement without contacting his lawyer, office or family if not for the DPO [ name unknown]  for security purposes who decided to take up the case and came to his rescue after many plead and crying demanded his immediate release.

The kind DPO game our correspondent N1000 to pay for his transportation back to his destination and also prayed with him.

The video was deleted from our reporter's phone.


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