Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has condemned the recent attack on some media houses in the country.
The Minister made this known when he visited the media organisations(TVC and The Nation) that were attacked in the aftermath of the Endsars protest.
According to him, “Whoever attacks free press is also attacking democracy because there can no democracy without a robust and vibrant free press”.
He says that “this attack must be condemned without any reservation” while also stating that the attackers planned to shut the voice of reasoning.
“Closely those who came here came with a purpose. It was to shut down the voice of reasoning”.