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7 May 2018
A lecturer at the University of Benin, Prof. Marcel Okhakhun has declared that journalists are still being gagged, 25 years after a declaration of press freedom. The don spoke at the weekend in Benin City, at a lecture organised by the state chapter of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) to mark the 2018 World…
7 May 2018
The Africa Network for Environment & Economic Justice, ANEEJ, has urged the Federal Government of Nigeria to accord a measure of respect and dignity to the journalism profession. Making this plea on the occasion of the World Press Freedom Day, ANEEJ executive director, the Rev David Ugolor, who described the Nigerian media as one of…
1 May 2018
Ify Onyegbule Anderson is renowned broadcaster, motivational speaker, presentation coach, media/social critic, publisher, author and activist on women issues. Her experience spans 18 years across different radio and TV stations in Nigeria. She devotes her spare time to talking with young people in higher institutions, giving speeches, compering corporate events, attending conferences and seminars aimed…
15 Apr 2018
Two journalists and their driver kidnapped on March 26 in Ecuador by dissident FARC rebels were killed on the Colombian side of the border, Interior Minister Cesar Navas said Sunday. Navas told news channel NTN24 in an interview that the bodies are still there. "They were in Colombian territory and they are in Colombian territory,"…
6 Apr 2018
Six Palestinian journalists were shot and wounded by the Israeli army during clashes Friday between demonstrators and troops on the Gaza border, the Palestinian Journalists' Syndicate said. The union said the six were shot despite wearing clothes clearly identifying themselves as journalists, adding it held Israel "fully accountable for this crime". None of the injuries…
29 Mar 2018
Sixty journalists from public and private media organisations have been trained in poultry, bee-keeping and fishery farming by the Katsina State government. Governor Aminu Bello Masari, who declared the event open yesterday, said the training was to provide the journalists with a window of sustainable means of livelihood after active years of service. The governor,…
6 Dec 2017
Elder statesman and former World Court jurist, Bola Ajibola (SAN), yesterday urged the media to pay more attention to the corruption fight and indiscipline in the country. Ajibola made the call just as Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun and the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, stressed the need for…
6 Apr 2017
The Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ) has announced that in a forthcoming workshop, it would stress the crucial role journalists and CSOs play in the campaign to rid Nigeria of graft by demystifying the concepts of the Open Government Partnership.....
19 Aug 2016
Anchoring the Role of media in Stopping Radicalisation, Missionary of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at, Canada, Farhan Iqbal tasked journalists to make professionalism, responsible practice as well as reliance on the authentic sources as their watchwords.
27 Jun 2016
Over 1,800 journalists from around the world converged in New Orleans between June 16th and 19th for the 2016 Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) conference to learn new ways of doing investigative reporting.
8 Jun 2016
Annoyed by the publication, the CCT Chairman accused journalists of practicing irresponsible journalism that is in bad taste for the country.
4 Jun 2016
A group known as Taraba Volunteer Group (TVG) has called on journalists in Taraba State and the country at large to always cross-check their facts before going to the press.


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Award winning author and writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has made her entry into children’s literature with the book titled “Mama’s Sleeping Scarf”. Chimamanda made this known via her Instagram page with the caption "So delighted to announce that I’ve written my first children’s book, Mama’s Sleeping Scarf. It is a celebration of the joy in…
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Super Eagles on Friday in Abuja lost 0-1 to the Guinea Bissau senior national team, following a 29th minute goal by Mama Samba Balde in their Match Day 3 clash in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.
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As the world marks the 2023 World Tuberculosis Day today, March 24, the Nigerian Thoracic Society has appealed to the government to do more in tackling Tuberculosis in order for the country to be delisted from the group of high-burden states.
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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has raised concern over the continued rise in the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere with devastating global consequences.
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The Cross River State Director of Public Health Mr Jonah Offor has said that the state is having a shot fall of about 4000 tuberculosis cases out of the 8,000 cases expected to be notified.