Saturday, 30th September 2023

Ayode Longe

8 Jul
In commemoration of her 40th anniversary, the Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has expressed happiness with The Guardian’s editorial independence, adding that the future of the newspaper is bright.
15 Jun 2022
Following Monday’s launch of the ‘Code of Practice for Interactive Computer Service Platforms/Internet Intermediaries’ by the National Information Technology Development Agency ...
10 Aug 2021
Stakeholders have called for a deepening of media practice to meet global standard.
4 May 2021
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has urged Federal Government to ease access to information for citizens as well as create a conducive environment for journalists and media workers to safely carry out their professional duties.
4 May 2021
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) urged Federal Government to put in place mechanisms that would ensure easy access to information and create conducive environment for journalists and other media workers to safely carry out their professional duties.
11 Jan 2021
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has joined other groups in condemning recent attack on photojournalists by the Department of State Services (DSS) and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC). In a statement yesterday in Jalingo, Taraba State, MRA called on the Federal Government to immediately launch an independent investigation into the matter to bring the…
7 Apr 2020
Media Right Agenda (MRA) has described the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture’s performance of its duties and obligations under the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act as appalling.
17 Jan 2020
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has called on the Kano State government to stop the formation of a committee to address alleged professional misconduct and abuse of privilege by media organisations, describing it as unwarranted.
2 Jan 2020
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has called on the government to adopt and implement policies and laws instituting preventive measures aimed at reducing attacks against journalists.
14 Feb 2019
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has called on Nigerians to use radio as a tool to build peace across political, economic, religious and ethnic divides, particularly now that Nigeria is holding general elections.
5 Dec 2017
Media Rights Agency (MRA) has indicted the Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) for flouting the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act in the last six years, and consequently inducted it in the Hall of Shame.
20 Oct 2017
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has inducted the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) into its Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame, saying it was recognizing the agency for its determined efforts to undermine the effectiveness of the FOI Act, 2011.


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Residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, are now highly unsettled following widespread insecurity around the city centre and some outskirts, characterized by frequent and indiscriminate robbing and abduction of motorists and commuters.
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Five audacious women, Uzoamaka Izukanne Igweike, Tarebi Alebiosu, Adedotun Akande, Ndidi Nwuneli and Mimi Ade-Odiachi...
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President Bola Tinubu and the Sultan of Sokoto and President-General, Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, have urged labour unions to shelve the nationwide indefinite strike slated for October 3.
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Horace Greeley once said, “The darkest hour in any man’s life is when he sits down to plan how to get money without earning it.”
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Ahead of Nigeria's 63rd Independence Day celebration, the African Regional Organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) has called on President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to champion...
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Bovi Ugboma is a stand-up comedian, actor and writer. A native of Edo State, he holds a degree in Theatre Arts from Delta State University.
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Barely four days after he was sworn into office, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on June 2, this year, appointed former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, as his Chief of Staff.
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After 20 years as executive producer, Mosunmola Abudu, popularly known as Mo Abudu, has stepped into the director’s chair to craft two captivating short films, in which she took up the dual roles of writer and director. 
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After 10 days of intense competitions, the 7th National Youth Games comes to an end today, at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, Delta State.
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The Federal Government, yesterday, launched what it christened Skillnovation Programme, a scheme designed to support information technology revolution that would, in turn, extend the reach of economic and social interactions as well as enhance productivity growth in Nigeria.