MRA tasks IGP on alleged brutalisation of journalists
The Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has charged the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu to restore discipline in the force, saying officers’ constant resort to brutalisation of journalists and other innocent citizens is no longer acceptable.
Group knocks ministry of information over FOI implementation
Media Right Agenda (MRA) has described the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture’s performance of its duties and obligations under the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act as appalling.
Group seeks policies, legislation to protect media practitioners
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has called on the government to adopt and implement policies and laws instituting preventive measures aimed at reducing attacks against journalists.
MRA slams NDLEA for non-compliance with FOI Act
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has slammed the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) and threatened legal action against it for not complying with the Freedom of Information (FoI) law.
MRA lauds NIPC on display of information pursuant to FoI Act
The Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has commended the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) on its efforts at complying with its proactive disclosure obligations...
MRA may sue NNPC over alleged violation of FOI Act
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has vowed to take legal action to compel Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to abide by the Freedom of Information (FoI) Act.
MRA, IMS among 15 global finalists for 2019 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards
Two Nigerian non-governmental organisations, Media Rights Agenda (MRA) and Institute for Media and Society (IMS) have been named among 15 “Global champions of free expression” that have been shortlisted for the 2019 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards. In a statement issued in London, the U.K-based campaigning organisation, Index on Censorship, announced the…
MRA inducts Council of Legal Education into FoI ‘Hall of Shame’
The Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has inducted the Council of Legal Education (CLE) into its “Freedom of Information (FoI) Hall of Shame.” It accused the institution of consistently failing to comply with its duties and obligation under the FoI Act, 2011. A statement signed by a programme officer at MRA, Mr. John Gbadamosi, said: “It…
Stakeholders advocate quality-marketing research for campaign success
Stakeholders at the maiden edition of Marketing Research Academy (MRA) lecture have insisted that qualitative marketing research and segmentation...
Experts advocate qualitative marketing research, segmentation for campaign success
Stakeholders, at the maiden edition of Marketing Research Academy (MRA) lecture, have insisted that qualitative marketing research and segmentation by advertisers are indispensable in facilitating marketing campaign success. With the theme: “What is new”, the stakeholders further argued that qualitative marketing research, segmentation and other marketing strategies can improve the nation’s GDP and subsequently lead…