Nigerian government in court for instituting internet shutdown

Recent articles in Nigeria

IPC calls for thorough investigation into attack on Thunder Blowers

The offices of Nigerian online publication “Thunder Blowers” was raided by 8 men who savagely assaulted editor Mansur Rabiu.

Nigerian intelligence officers push for names of sources

The offices of online news outlet “People’s Gazette” are raided by Nigeria’s intelligence officers in a bid to get at the name of the source of a leaked memo.

Nigerian journalist receives death threat

Threats against media personnel intensify as award winning investigative journalist Fisayo Soyombo is detained over story about police corruption and journalist Ibrahim Hassan-Wuyo gets a death threat from head of an NGO.