Other threats to journalists, Danilo Ajković, Podgorica, 08.03.2024.

    Country MN
    Name and Surname Danilo Ajkovic
    Gender Male
    Date 08/03/2024
    City / Location Podgorica
    Type of incident Other threats to journalists
    By whom Aggressive public declarations by state officials
    Name of the perpetrator Nik Djeljosaj
    Type of media Radio and television
    Media name TV Vijesti
    Source Danilo Ajkovic
    Was journalist`s association informed Yes
    Were authorities informed? Case was not reported to the police

    The journalist of TV Vijesti, Danilo Ajković, was targeted by Deputy Prime Minister Nik Đeljošaj, who tried to discredit him and his work.

    Đeljošaj posted a status on his Facebook account in which he calls Ajković a “quack-journalist” who tells falsehoods along with two other people at someone’s behest.

    He wrote that he would personally try to find out the truth and that the journalist “answers for his misdeeds”.