The chief editor of, daily trust newspaper has been set free after being detained by the military personnel for interrogation.
Recall that the military group had invaded the regional office in maiduguri, arresting staffs of the news media company.
Efforts has been made since then by the National Union of Journalists, NUJ to released the arrested newsmen.
Yesterday, Editor-in-Chief of Daily Trust, Mannir Dan-Ali, announced the release after speaking to the released editor who was brought back to the Maiduguri office by an unnamed Major, who handed him over to a security officer at the office.
Uthman maintained that he was courteously treated, however, said his mobile phones and laptop were still with military authorities on the grounds that they needed time to finish forensic checks on the equipment.
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