He made these known on Thursday at the annual Holy Ghost Congress of the church in Ogun State.
Prof. Sunday Aderibigbe, a Public Health Physician at the Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Kwara State, disclosed this.
Aderibighe made the submission in a paper he presented in Ilorin on Tuesday at the 2023 annual national conference and workshop of the School of Health Educators and Professionals Association in Nigeria.
According to the RSF, among journalists killed in 2020, 45 were professional reporters, one deemed non-professional and four were media workers.
He stated this at the commissioning of projects at the National Tuberculoses and Leprosy Training Centre, Zaria, Kaduna State.