VIDEO: HOW SECURITY OPERATIVES ARRESTED A JOURNALIST FROM RADIO STATION.
Chinwe Ugele, Umuahia.
The editor in chief of The Realm an online news platform, Mr. Obinna Don Norman, was on Friday arrested some security operatives from Flo FM radio in Umuahia, Abia state capital where he featured in a program.
The operatives had stormed the station and mounted surveillance in the premises of the station located on Factory road waiting to pick him up after the program.
A footage of the station captured by the CCTV showed the security men entering the studio and whisking way Norman.
He was said to have been arraigned immediately they left the station where the court remanded him in prison custody.
Efforts to get the @officialpoliceng to react to the development proved abortive as the command’s public Relation Officer, Geoffrey Ogbonna did not take his calls.
Watch how Abia state government and security officials invaded a media house to arrest a journalist. Is this a democratic government? @julietkego @nnabros @Enwagboso @segalink @dr_spex pic.twitter.com/SsymDtUbLN
— A New Abia (@InnovateAbia) March 2, 2019