HOODLUMS taking advantage of the ongoing #EndSARS protests have attacked The Nation correspondent in Gombe State, Mr. Shola Shittu in the early hours of Tuesday.
Also attacked was the cameraman of the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) in the state and two others.
The victims were immediately taken to a government-run hospital.
In a chat with the Lagos headquarters, Shittu said he was going for an X-ray to determine the extent of the injury he sustained.
He said the attackers hit him on his hand and back with cutlass and pestle.