An Owerri- based Journalist, Mr. Ndubueze Nwokoma was on Monday, brutalized by the operatives of the National Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) for just no reason according to eyewitnesses.
Narrating how it happened, the victim, Mr. Nwokoma said he was going to
one Barrister Charles Ohalete’s office which is located at Okigwe road. On packing his car, a Civil Defence officer approached him to repack the vehicle which he agreed without hesitation and was starting the car to relocate as directed by the security officer, lo and behold the Civil Defence officer started flogging him with Cable wire.
The whole thing got peaked when the Officer hit the Journalist with a but of gun on his right hand in which he sustained a heavy injury. Eyewitnesses who saw how it happened, berated the manner in which the Officer attacked the journalist who never disobeyed his order. The victim is currently receiving treatment in a hospital.