The Management and Staff of Channels Television were thrown into a mourning state after losing a reporter who happened to be a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member, in the violent clash between the Shiite members and the police.


The 23-year-old corps member identified as Precious Owolabi died after sustaining a gunshot wound while covering the clash on Monday.


This was announced by the Channels Television in a report published on Tuesday.


They announced that they were greatly saddened by the loss of the young journalist and prayed that God will grant his family the fortitude to bear the loss and grant his soul an eternal rest.