Editors’ guild lament incessant abduction of students
The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has condemned the incessant abduction of students by bandits in some parts of the country.
NPO, IBAN, BON, NUJ, NGE condemn attacks on media houses
Media owners and professionals, yesterday, visited their members whose organisations were attacked during the #EndSARS protests and condemned those who carried out the attacks.
Osoba urges reflection of media struggles in democracy Niger Delta
Former Governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba, has urged journalists to reiterate the epic struggles they faced in birthing and sustaining Nigeria’s democracy.
FG to convene stakeholders’ meeting on social media regulation
As many Nigerians continue to condemn the Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulation Bill, which has passed the second reading and heading for the committee that will subsequently...
‘We will do everything possible to sanitise media Industry without gagging the press’
The resolve by the Federal Government to ensure that there is sanity on social media has generated a lot of debates and (mis) interpretations, especially among the critical mainstream media.
Buhari mourns as guild of editors’ deputy president dies
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday mourned the passage of the Deputy President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), Umar Tudunwada. The deceased, who was managing director of Kano State Radio Corporation, died in a road crash at Kura town in Kura local council of the state. He was returning from Abuja where he had attended…
Osinbajo, Ambode implore media to uphold professionalism
Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday, implored media...
Egbemode seeks creation of PR units in microfinance banks
The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) President, Mrs. Funke Egbemode, has tasked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to direct microfinance banks to establish Public Relations/Media unit in view of getting customers’ trust in the sector. She said the absence of media unit in microfinance banks was a major factor responsible for failure of the…
Reject politicians who engage in smear campaign, editors urge media
The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has charged media practitioners to pay more attention to politicians who campaign on issues and shun those who smear their opponents or embark on negative campaign. This was the resolution of its Standing Committee after its meeting at the weekend in which it discussed the 2019 general election, saying,…