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300 journalists murdered in 10 years

by Kunle Awosiyan

About THREE HUNDRED journalists have been murdered globally, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) in its latest report.

According to the United States (U.S.) based non-profit group ,incremental progress toward reducing the murder of journalists worldwide has been fragile and could be thwarted by legal appeals and lack of political leadership.

According to the committee, ELEVEN journalists in Nigeria were reportedly killed between NINETY NINTY TWO AND TWENTY TWENTY The country ranks 12th in the committee’s 2019 impunity index.

The committee also revealed that 12 journalists and five media outlets were attacked during the #EndSARS protests that erupted across the nation and the attendant violence.

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