Friday, 30th September 2022
Breaking News:


4 days ago
Media Rights Agenda (MRA), yesterday, said it has filed a Freedom of Information (FOI) suit at the Federal High Court in Lagos, against the National Broadcasting Commission...
13 Sep
For accountability and transparency, Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has asked the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to make public, payments on licence fees by all broadcasting stations and platforms operating in the country.
15 Jun
Following Monday’s launch of the ‘Code of Practice for Interactive Computer Service Platforms/Internet Intermediaries’ by the National Information Technology Development Agency ...
7 Jun
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has accused the Federal Government of encouraging attacks against journalists and media organisations by failing to take measures to protect them and punish perpetrators of such attacks.
4 May
As the 2022 World Press Freedom Day held yesterday, International Press Centre (IPC) and Media Rights Agenda (MRA) expressed concern over safety of journalists in Nigeria, insisting that the narrative must change.
6 Mar
The Media Rights Agenda (MRA) and other Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have denied allegation made by the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed
4 Feb
A Federal High Court in Abuja has ruled that the refusal of the Federal Ministries of Finance and Youth and Sports Development to provide an Abuja-based journalist, Godsgift Onyedinefu, with the information she requested...
1 Feb
Plans to establish an online platform that will enable Freedom of Information (FoI) desk officers from federal public institutions share information on the implementation of the FoI have been concluded.
25 Jan
Last week, Media Rights Agenda (MRA) disclosed that the Federal Government has begun processing the request to establish a specialised team to prosecute perpetrators
15 Jan
Executive Director of Media Rights Agenda (MRA), Lagos Edetaen Ojo and Country Director, Amnesty International Nigeria, Osai Ojigho, have applauded the Federal Government for lifting the ban on Twitter.
16 Nov 2021
Amnesty International Nigeria, Media Rights Agenda (MRA), Vanguard Media Limited and International Press Centre (IPC) have called on the authorities to carry out thorough investigation
2 Nov 2021
For allegedly disregarding its duties under the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and thereby undermining the public’s right of access to information, Media Rights Agenda ...


42 mins ago
Late-night programming will miss Trevor Noah greatly. During a Sept. 29 showtaping, the 38-year-old comic announced his intention to leave his position as host of Comedy Central's The Daily Show after seven seasons. He said, "I realized that after the seven years, my time is up," he revealed to a shocked studio audience. "But in…
1 hour ago
New report by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has revealed that “communities in the Niger Delta have continued to live in depressing and deplorable conditions
1 hour ago
A new leadership for the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will emerge today in Benin, venue of the Federation’s electoral congress, which got the go-ahead order from an Abuja Court of Appeal, yesterday.
1 hour ago
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has vast powers bestowed on it by its enabling act and other tax laws. Very few people are aware of the enormity of these powers.
1 hour ago
Following constant attacks on schools in the North East and the accompanying decline in foreign investment inflow and untold pressure on the local economy, 1.2 million people require emergency education...