NLC BLAMES MILITARY OFFICERS OVER MEDIA ATTACKS, CALLS FOR COMPENSATION
By Damilola Oyedele
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has blamed military officers over their involvement in the recent harassment on Daily Trust, Nation and Leadership newspapers. It also called for adequate compensation to be paid to the organisations to cover losses incurred.
The officers, the NLC said, should be treated as enemies of democracy as their actions, which involved the harassment of vendors and arrest of circulation drivers of the newspaper houses, were absolutely unacceptable and clearly out of place in any democratic society.
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