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Thirty-five years after his gruesome murder, members of Nigeria Union of Journalists, League of Nigerian Columnists (LNC) and stakeholders in the pen profession have stressed the need for immortalisation
12 Oct
Journalism practice in Nigeria is akin to getting water from white stone. It is a difficult terrain, and the environment is not conducive.
12 Oct
Sixty-one years after independence, stakeholders have said the media industry has lived up to expectation by holding public office holders accountable.
12 Oct
Although the number of journalists killed around the world has declined, far too many are still paying the ultimate price for their reporting.
12 Oct
As part of efforts to sanitise the integrated marketing communication space, the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON) has unveiled a code of conduct titled, Advertising Industry Standard of Practice (AISOP).
12 Oct
NECCI public relations will hold its yearly roundtable on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos. This year’s event marks the 21st edition of the conference. The time is 10:00am to 1:00pm. It holds in a hybrid format — live and virtual.
29 Sep
Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak in 2019, there has been a global co-extending surge of an infodermic of misinformation in managing the COVID-19 crisis. These misinformations have gained popularity through various platforms, and especially through opinion leaders in societies. The secretary-general of the United States, UN António Guterres had warned earlier in…
28 Sep
United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has launched a global toolkit for judicial actors on international legal standards on freedom of expression
28 Sep
Stakeholders in the media industry have raised concern over high operational costs and stringent regulations set by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), which pose challenges in the industry.
28 Sep
Former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has stated that a society where the people don’t have opportunity to air their views was dead, stressing that freedom of speech is an essential ingredient of democracy.
28 Sep
Media Rights Agenda (MRA), yesterday, inducted the National Commission for Museums and Monuments (NCMM) into its Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame, accusing it of a lawless disregard
28 Sep
The Experiential Marketers Association of Nigeria (EXMAN) has assured of taking the sector to next level. At the association’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held recently in Lagos
28 Sep
A former Nigerian Ambassador to the Philippines, Dr. Yemi Farounbi, and an Islamic scholar and former Rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ogun State, Prof. Sabitu Olagoke

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Comedian and magician Phil Butler has died at the age of 51. His cause of death remains unknown as it has not yet been announced. Phil’s agents Chris Davis Management issued a statement following his sad passing. Sharing a statement on Twitter, they confirmed: It is with huge sadness we have to announce the passing…
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Forty-eight emerging leaders from around the world, including Nigeria, Togo and Sierra Leone, join the inaugural 24 fellows to build a network of 72 active fellows working to tackle global drivers of inequality. LAGOS, Nigeria, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- New York – October 19, 2021 – The Ford Foundation has today announced its 2021 Ford…
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Attackers rely on small-sized patterns to avoid detection, as predicted by Nexusguard researchers SINGAPORE, October 19, 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Small bit-and-piece DDoS attacks (distributed denial of service) boomed by 233% in the first half of 2021, revealed Nexusguard researchers in the Threat Report FHY 2021. As the pandemic carried on into 2021, hackers experimented with new attack…
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By Mrs Fatima Maada Bio, First Lady of Sierra Leone, Africa Champion for Sanitation and Hygiene LAGOS, Nigeria, October 19, 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Access to handwashing with soap is a foundational component of healthy schools. Good hygiene practices help ensure children are healthy, so they can attend class and learn. The availability of handwashing stations…