‘How terrorism poses lethal threat to journalists globally’
Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has revealed that the Islamic militant groups were responsible for about 40 per cent of journalist deaths in 2015.
Thomson Foundation extols quality of Promasidor Quill Awards winners
The 2015 winner of Promasidor Quill Awards, Taiwo Alimi, just completed the Summer Convergence Course run by the London-based global news agency, Thomson Foundation.
SIFAX group rebrands, unveils new identity
SIFAX Group, a multinational corporation with diverse interests in maritime, aviation, haulage and logistics, oil and gas and hospitality, has launched a new brand identity as part of the company’s efforts at repositioning the brand for its next growth phase.
Investigative Journalism... How to empower journalists through FOI
To ensure that the Freedom of Information Act passed into law in 2011 is put to good use and continually be a tool to drive accountability, Media Right Agenda, with sponsorship from the MacArthur Foundation recently held a workshop for journalists to broaden their knowledge on the Act including providing the details of the FOI Act.
InstinctWave Media unveils Nigeria public sector conference, awards
InstinctWave Media, a publishing and event company and organizers of MarketingWorld Awards, Ghana Telecoms Awards and Africa Brand Conference UK has announced the launch of the maiden edition of Nigeria Public Sector Conference and Awards.
Professionalism with an eye for global standard key to good content, says
The Registrar of Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria, (APCON) Alhaji Garba Bello Kankarofi, has called on media practitioners to understand that because content is a major sector of the electronic media, they must take professionalism, with an eye on global standards, very seriously.
Nigerian journalist wins UN Foundation Gold on
A Nigerian journalist, Augustina Armstrong-Ogbonna has been awarded the United Nations Foundation Gold Prize for Development and Humanitarian reporting.
Insight sustains dominance, X3M still impressive at LAIF award
Insight Communications Limited demonstrated its dominance of the advertising industry in Nigeria with a strong showing at the 2015 Lagos Advertising and Ideas Festival (LAIF) Awards held recently. It emerged the most awarded company for the year, with 25 awards, comprising five gold, ten silver and ten bronze awards. An elated Mr. Feyi Olubodun, Chief…
Brand rewards first batch winners in RedHot promo
Airtel Nigeria has fulfilled its pledge to consumers as it rewards the first batch of winners in its on-going RedHot Promo with all-expense paid family trip to Dubai and cash prizes of N1million each. Through the consumer reward initiative, which kicked off this December, Mrs. Obi Victoria, a businesswoman based in Lagos and Mr. Nnamdi…
Firm rebrands, unveils new logo
God Is Good Motors Limited, (GIGM) one of the nation’s leading transport companies last week unveiled its new logo, GIGM.com, and new ultra-modern terminus in Jibowu, Lagos. Speaking during the event, chairman/chief executive officer of the company, Mr Chidi Odiase Ajaere said that the unveiling of the new GIGM.com logo and the K.O Iheme Jibowu…