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Photo Credit: Courtesy Channels TV


News Organization: CHANNELS TV

Died: 2012

Location: NIGERIA

Akogwu, a reporter and cameraman for the independent broadcaster Channels TV, was shot as he interviewed witnesses of terrorist attacks in Kano. He had just covered a police news conference about bombings by the extremist Islamist group Boko Haram.