Monday, 29th May 2023
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27 Feb 2020
Association of Campus Journalists, Lagos State University (ACJ-LASU) is set to hold its first training session for members and new intakes of the university.
6 Feb 2020
Vice-chancellor, Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE), Prof. Kayode Soremekun has condemned the attack on journalists during a recent protest by some staff of the university.
23 Dec 2019
Ondo State government has assured that members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) would soon be appointed as permanent secretaries in the state’s civil service.
14 Dec 2019
The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) under its Spotlight Initiative Programme, has trained journalists drew fro five states
2 Dec 2019
The Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Edo State Council has lauded Deputy Governor Philip Shaibu for his service to humanity as he attains 50.
19 Nov 2019
Technology is transforming the way journalists work, but it is also changing the way governments are able to censor the media, according to Joel Simon, executive director of the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ).
13 Nov 2019
The “secret trial” of a journalist and human rights activist, Agba Jalingo, began yesterday in Calabar with journalists, lawyers and others allegedly locked out. The publisher, who is believed to be incarcerated by Governor Ben Ayade...
13 Nov 2019
As part of the actions targeted at reducing the incidences of rape, defilement and child trafficking in Ekiti State, the Federation of International Women Lawyers (FIDA) and Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ)
29 Oct 2019
A political pressure group, Concerned Nigerians, has urged the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and the United States (U.S.) to commence an investigation into the growing clampdown on press freedom and freedom of expression in Cross River State.
29 Oct 2019
Veteran journalist and former Director of the Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Dayo Duyile, has said that for journalists to discharge their duties effectively, media owners must improve their welfare packages.
26 Oct 2019
The secrecy that has characterised the processing of the 2020 Budget bill in the Senate led to a mild drama yesterday at the National Assembly. The Committee on Special Duties headed by Senator Yusuf Yusuf practically chased journalists out of a meeting
22 Oct 2019
The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos has called on security operatives in Calabar to immediately investigate and apprehend alleged perpetrators of recent attacks on journalists working with Akwa Ibom State Broadcasting Corporation (AKBC).


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Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has urged President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to avoid paying attention to frivolities as he prepares for the work ahead. Akeredolu, in a statement on Monday, said attending to frivolities could distract Tinubu's administration and added that all new leaders must reject all tendencies that hindered the previous administration. “The task…
53 mins ago
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has appointed Kunle Adeleke as the President's State Chief of Protocol (SCOP) following his inauguration in Eagle Square on Monday Tinubu also appointed Dele Alake, a former commissioner of information and strategy in Lagos State, as his official spokesperson. The president also appointed Olusegun Dada as Special Assistant to the President…
2 hours ago
Founder of DAAR Communications and African Independent Television (AIT) Raymond Dokpesi is dead. Dokpesi died on Monday, May 29 2023, his son Raymond Dokpesi jnr said in a statement. "High Chief Dokpesi was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend to many. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him," Dokpesi said. "High…
3 hours ago
Nigeria’s new President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has said the era of subsidy payment on fuel has ended. Tinubu said this in his inaugural speech at the Eagle Square on Monday after he was sworn in as Nigeria’s 16th President. According to him the 2023 Budget made no provision for fuel subsidy and more so, subsidy…
3 hours ago
Peter Mbah has been sworn in as the Governor of Enugu State. The Chief Judge of the State, Raymond Ozoemena, administered the oath of office to Mbah on Monday at Enugu's Michael Okpara Square. Mbah's deputy governor, Barr. Ifeanyi Ossai also took the oath of office. The former governor of the state, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, was…