10 Journalists Killed in Nigeria since 1992/Motive Confirmed



Enenche Akogwu


Channels TV
Nigeria

Sunday Gyang Bwede


The Light Bearer
Nigeria

Nathan S. Dabak


The Light Bearer
Nigeria

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2014

1992


Statistical Analysis

Job *

10% Broadcast reporter
20% Camera Operator
20% Editor
10% Photographer
50% Print reporter/writer
10% Publisher/Owner
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Medium *

80% Print
20% Television
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Gender

100% Male
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Local / Foreign

100% Local
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Murder Victims

25% Taken Captive

Type of Death

10% Crossfire/Combat
10% Dangerous Assignment
80% Murder
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Impunity in Murder Cases

88% Complete impunity
13% Partial justice
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Suspected Source of Fire in Murder Cases

25% Military Officials
25% Mob Violence
13% Paramilitary Group
13% Political Group
25% Unknown
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Beats Covered by Victims *

10% Business
20% Culture
30% Human Rights
70% Politics
10% War
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Freelance

10% Freelance
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All figures are rounded to the nearest full percentage point. * May add up to more than 100 percent because more than one category applies in some cases.


10 Journalists Killed in Nigeria/Motive Confirmed

     Terminology explained

Enenche Akogwu, Channels TV

     January 20, 2012, in Kano, Nigeria

Zakariya Isa, Nigeria Television Authority

     October 22, 2011, in Maiduguri, Nigeria

Sunday Gyang Bwede, The Light Bearer

     April 24, 2010, in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

Nathan S. Dabak, The Light Bearer

     April 24, 2010, in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

Bayo Ohu, The Guardian

     September 20, 2009, in Lagos, Nigeria

Samson Boyi, The Scope

     November 5, 1999, in Adamawa State, Nigeria

Sam Nimfa-Jan, Details

     May 27, 1999, in Kafanchan, Nigeria

Fidelis Ikwuebe, Freelancer

     April 18, 1999, in Anambra, Nigeria

Okezie Amaruben, Newsservice

     September 2, 1998, in Enugu, Nigeria

Tunde Oladepo, The Guardian

     February 26, 1998, in Abeokuta, Nigeria



9 Journalists Killed in Nigeria/Motive Unconfirmed

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Ikechukwu Udendu, Anambra News

     January 12, 2013, in Anambra state, Nigeria

Nansok Sallah, Highland FM

     January 18, 2012, in Jos, Nigeria

Edo Sule Ugbagwu, The Nation

     April 24, 2010, in an area outside Lagos, Nigeria

Eiphraim Audu, Nasarawa State Broadcasting Service

     October 16, 2008, in Lafia, Nigeria

Paul Aboyomi Ogundeji, ThisDay

     August 16, 2008, in Dopemu, Nigeria

Godwin Agbroko, ThisDay

     December 22, 2006, Nigeria

Bolade Fasasi, National Association of Women Journalists

     March 31, 1999, in Ibadan, Nigeria

Chinedu Offoaro, The Guardian

     May 1, 1996, in Nigeria, Nigeria

Baguda Kaltho, TheNEWS

     March 1, 1996, in Nigeria, Nigeria