Police brutalise NUJ chairman in Makurdi

Chairman, Benue State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Mr Chris Atsaka, was, on Wednesday, brutalised by  security men attached to the Government House.

Atsaka was at the Government House on the invitation of the Chief of Staff to the governor,  Mr Saint Gbilekaa, when he was stopped at the gate  and brutalised.

According to Atsaka,  he was explaining to them that he was at the Government House at the instance of the Chief of Staff and in an attempt to call the chief of staff, a police sergeant simply identified as Gbenga, snatched  his phone and started brutalising him.[Nigerian Tribune]