A man was attacked and beaten by a group of people who mistook him for a popular journalist in Delta state. It was gathered that the journalist Sapele Oghenek, has become a nightmare to some people over stories he publishes online and those involved decided to take action in stopping him.
According to the journalist who mocked the attackers of the innocent man, the group of people stormed his office (the victim) and bundled him into their car. After attacking him, they beat him and stripped him Unclad as they filmed him and took pictures in order to post it online to embarrass him.
While they were doing this, they thought they were dealing with the journalist himself not knowing they were humiliating another person.
The attackers also seized the man’s phones, wallets and other items as they vowed to post the pictures on the internet.
The journalist, Sapele Oghenek took to his Facebook page today to post the pictures as he mocked those involved saying since they don’t want to post the pictures online, he decided to help them and they will be shocked how he got possession of the pictures.
He also said that he is based outside the country and they should stop looking for him because their efforts won’t produce any result.
The journalist who claims he knows those involved – has also promised to standby the innocent man that was beaten and support him as the case has been reported to the police.