The African entertainment industry is about to receive a significant facelift in its fortunes and outlook, a signal that the great cultural renaissance that has long been the promise of the continent is finally about to be realised.
The Nigerian military has urged the media to project the country in good light, saying the way local media portrays a nation often shapes how that country and its citizens
Seventy Years ago when he was born, it was as if his parents knew that he would become a lawyer: They named him, Layiwola. It is not that Layiwola translates to a lawyer, but with the abbreviation of the name...
President Muhammadu Buhari has joined the government and people of Borno in celebrating the founder of Future Prowess Islamic Foundation
The Federal Government has berated the Cable News Network (CNN) for prematurely celebrating a leaked report of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry into the Oct. 20, 2020, Lekki Toll Gate incidence in Lagos.
*Demands apology from AI, CNN for "misinforming public One year after the alleged massacre of Nigerian youths at the Lekki Toll Gate, Lagos State, the Nigeria Government said it was nothing but a "Phantom Massacre." Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, who spoke on the first anniversary of #EndSARS protests that almost shut…
He may only be 37 years old, but Dustin Johnson was the elder statesman of the US Ryder Cup team, writes Ben Morse of CNN. But that doesn’t mean he’s slowing down one bit.
CNN has blocked access to its Facebook page in Australia after a court ruled media companies were liable for defamatory user comments on their stories. On Thursday, Australian users trying to navigate to CNN's Facebook page received a message that the content was restricted. Australia's High Court upheld a ruling earlier this month that held…
This is no time to unnecessarily conflate issues that border on national security. There is a huge difference between sanitising media operations and muzzling the media.
Three employees at CNN have been fired for violating the network's coronavirus policy by coming into the office unvaccinated, according to US media reports.
24 Mar 2021
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…
5 Feb 2021
African Voices Changemakers, Cable News Network (CNN) magazine programme, has celebrated the achievements of two change advocates.