International Press Institute
Tributes rain on Leadership Newspaper publisher, Nda-Isaiah
Tributes have continued to pour in for Sam Nda-Isaiah, publisher of Leadership Newspaper, who died on Friday night at the age of 58.
IPI mourns editor Harold Evans
The International Press Institute (IPI) has paid tributes to erstwhile member of its Executive Board and Press Freedom, Harold Evans, who died this Wednesday in New York at the age of 92 years.
IPI congress begins today
The International Press Institute (IPI), global network of editors, publishers and leading journalists, kicks off its first virtual World Congress today, September 15. Between September 15 and October 8, each Tuesday and Thursday, the congress will be re-imagining journalism through a one-on-one conversation lasting about 45 minutes, followed by an hour-long panel. On the opening…
International Press Institute opposes Nigeria hate speech, social media bills
International Press Institute (IPI) has opposed Nigeria's proposed legislation to regulate social media and the use of hate speech in the country. "The International Press Institute (IPI, Nigerian Chapter) firmly understands the implications of any law with contentious provisions for free speech, press freedom, media independence, safety of journalism practitioners and the unhindered operations of…
Hope rises for better journalism practice as IPI summit opens
As the 67th World Congress and General Assembly of the International Press Institute (IPI) opens today in Abuja, there is high expectation that the conference will address critical challenges affecting journalism practice across the world, especially in a country like Nigeria. Over 300 top journalists, media executives, publishers and communication experts are expected to participate…
IPI boss stresses quality reporting in nation building
With recent changes in political, economical, technological spheres, the African media is also experiencing major changes in their reportage. Ahead of the world congress of the International Press Institute (IPI) scheduled to hold in Abuja on June 21 through 23, 2018, director of the world body, Barbara Trionfi, last week visited Nigeria. The congress, which…
Media stakeholders set up committees on 2018 IPI World Congress
Preparations for the hosting of the 2018 World Congress and General Assembly of the International Press Institute (IPI) in Nigeria have commenced with the setting up of nine planning committees.