Safety of Journalists > Targeted and cross fire killings

Nigeria

16 April 2017

The journalist who worked for state-owned Radio Glory FM 97.1 was killed by two unidentified gunmen who broke into his home in Yenagoa, a local government area in the Bayelsa State, and shot him several times in the stomach.

12 January 2013

The editor of the monthly Anambra was shot dead by unknown persons in Onithsa city in Anambra state, south east of Nigeria.