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Group Tasks Nigerian Government, Security Agencies To Find Missing Vanguard Journalist



The Worldwide Press Centre (IPC) has urged the Nigerian authorities and safety businesses to undertake all vital measures to find an Abuja-based journalist, Mr. Tordue Salem.

Salem, a reporter who covers the Home of Representatives for the Vanguard newspaper, was final seen within the Garki district of the FCT on October 13 earlier than his “alleged” disappearance.

In a press release signed by its Government Director, Lanre Arogundade, IPC described the journalist’s disappearance as disconcerting. 

He stated the seek for him ought to be accorded excessive precedence by the police and different safety businesses.


The assertion learn, “The Worldwide Press Centre (IPC), Lagos, Nigeria is severely involved in regards to the sudden disappearance of Vanguard Newspaper’s Home of Representatives Reporter, Mr. Tordue Salem since final Wednesday.

“Mr. Salem was reportedly final sighted inside the premises of a Whole Filling Station, reverse the FCT, Abuja Police headquarters on Wednesday night.

“The Editor of Vanguard Newspaper, Mr. Eze Anaba confirmed that Mr. Salem was but to be seen as of this morning, Monday, October 18, 2021.

“In a rustic the place the rights of journalists and media professionals are constantly violated, concerted efforts by related stakeholders are vital to make sure that Mr. Salem returns to his household and beat safely, and that the protection of different journalists and media professionals is assured.

“IPC, subsequently, appeals to the federal government and safety businesses to do all inside their powers to find Journalist Salem.”

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