News media seeing 'post-Trump slump' as passions cool
Tensions have cooled between the news media and the White House after four tumultuous years -- potentially bad news for outlets struggling with a long downtrend in the industry. The so-called "Trump bump" which boosted viewers and subscriptions at outlets such as CNN and the New York Times now appears to have turned into a…
Social change advocates feature on Glo-powered African Voices
African Voices Changemakers, Cable News Network (CNN) magazine programme, has celebrated the achievements of two change advocates.
#EndSARs: Nigeria, CNN and sacred facts
The blame game between the Federal Government and its perceived enemies over the role of the media recently may have subsided. But Nigeria is nonetheless still in the throes of anarchy...
Lessons from the information minister
When Alhaji Lai Mohammed described the shootings of #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Toll Gate as a ‘massacre without bodies’, he was not merely exercising his linguistic prowess...
Report on Lekki Toll Gate incident has put CNN in trouble, FG insists
The Federal Government yesterday said it was awaiting the outcome of the Cable News Network’s (CNN) probe of its exclusive report on the incident at the Lekki Toll Gate on October 20, 2020, which was aired by the international television station.
Biden to start naming cabinet picks Tuesday as Trump resists
US President-elect Joe Biden will name on Tuesday the first picks to be part of his administration, his chief of staff said, even as Donald Trump continues to evoke unsubstantiated fraud
Unending search for balanced narrative over #EndSARS protest
The search for a balanced version of what happened at the Lekki Tollgate, Lagos, on the night of October 20, 2020, in what many now tag the “Lekki Massacre” appears still far from over as diverse interest groups continue to push their respective agenda.
Coalition says CNN is Nigeria's newest face of foreign destabilisation
Following its controversial report on the Lekki tollgate shooting in Lagos which occurred on October 20, Cable News Network (CNN) has been branded as the newest face of foreign destabilisation in Nigeria
FG wants CNN, DJ Switch sanctioned for alleged fake news
Federal Government, yesterday, called for sanction against international news station, Cable News Network (CNN) and Nigerian exile, DJ Switch, for allegedly promoting fake news on the Lekki EndSARS
FG threatens to sanction CNN over Lekki shootings report
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed on Thursday said Cable News Network( CNN) should be sanctioned for its investigative report on the October 20 Lekki shootings. CNN on Wednesday released an investigative report alleging that the Nigerian army used live bullets on protesters during its intervention in the #EndSARS protests in Lekki, Lagos…