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Jerry Edoho

Gender: Female
Print Journalist
  • Organisation: Ibom Nation Newspaper
  • Case: Arrest
  • Culprit: Nigeria Police
  • Country: Nigeria
  • City: Uyo

Edoho was tagged in a facebook post about a rumored Dana air plane crash, and sought clarification from friends on his list to confirm the authenticity of the story. The journalist had shared the story and was asking for clarification, the post however drew attention of readers which unfortunately was a false story. The journalist was reported to have apologized after realizing the story was false. But following a petition by Dana Air to the police authorities in Abuja, Edoho was arrested in Uyo on Friday and taken to the FCT on a Dana flight scheduled for later that day.