NAWOJ, RIVERS STATE CHAPTER CONDEMNS THE KIDNAP OF A FEMALE JOURNALIST, CHIDIEBERE ONYIA
Written by miebaka ikiriko on February 12, 2021
The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists, NAWOJ, Rivers State Chapter has condemned in strong terms, the kidnap of a female Journalist, Chidiebere Onyia and has called for her immediate release.
The kidnapped Journalist, Mrs. Onyia, a reporter with the Nigerian Television Authority, NTA, Port Harcourt Zonal Office is also a nursing mother.
In a statement signed by the Acting Chairperson, Joy Grant-Amadi and Secretary, Daba Benedo NAWOJ laments that she was kidnapped at gun point on her way home on Tuesday night along the Railway line, Woji in Obio/Akpor Local
Government Area of the state.
The statement while describing the kidnap as barbaric, and inhumane, calls on security agencies to ensure that perpetrators of the heinous crime are brought to book.