DSS denies arresting journalist cum activist, Onumah
The Department of State Services (DSS) has refuted claims that it detained journalist cum activist, Dr. Chido Onumah, on Sunday evening in Abuja.
DSS denies Chido Onumah's arrest
Nigeria's intelligence agency State Security Service said it only “engaged" Chido Onumah in interaction over an inscription on his shirt. "To set the records right, Onumah was never arrested by the Service," DSS's spokesman Peter Afunnaya said in a statement. "He was rather engaged in an interaction during which an act of his capable of…
DSS arrests Onumah
Nigeria’s Department for State Security (DSS) Sunday arrested an activist, Chido Onumah. Onumah, a journalist and coordinator of African Centre for Media & Information Literacy (AFRICMIL) was arrested at the Abuja airport on Sunday evening. The journalist returned to Nigeria from Spain where he recently bagged a doctorate in communication studies. He arrived via a…