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Press Freedom Day

10 May
Following the physical, psychological, moral and emotional injuries journalists encounter due to exposure to traumatic events in the course of their career, communication scholars have unanimously stressed the need for trauma literacy...
4 May
Speaker, Imo House of Assembly, Mr. Kennedy Ibeh, has lauded Nigerian journalists for their role in nation building as the world marked the 2022 World Press Freedom Day.
3 May
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Tuesday, urged journalists to rededicate themselves to courageous and objective journalism, as it would lend credence to their reports.
12 Apr
The 2022 World Press Freedom Day is expected to engage Nobel Peace prize laureates. The event is co-organised with the Nobel Peace Summit on the role of journalism in promoting peace.
10 May 2021
It’s that time of the year when the significance of a free press is brought to the fore. Globally known as World Press Freedom Day
4 May 2021
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State tasked journalists to be resolute towards upholding accuracy, objectivity and professional ethics in their line of duty to deepen good governance and not to heat up the polity.
27 Apr 2021
Thirty years after the historic free, independent and pluralistic press summit held in Windhoek, Namibia, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has decided to return the conference to its birthplace.
5 May 2020
Though Nigeria may have moved up five steps in the World Press Freedom ranking, 115 among 180 countries, communication experts believe there are still more to be done.
3 May 2020
The 2020 World Press Freedom Day will be marked around the globe today with less fanfare due to Coronavirus pandemic, which is ravaging humanity. Although the theme of this year’s celebration
24 Apr 2018
As part of efforts to celebrate the International Press Freedom Day 2018, the Nigerian Union of journalists (NUJ), in collaboration with Enetis communication will be organising...


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1 hour ago
As a sign of commitment to promptly honour its debts obligations always, Nigeria has redeemed its 300 million dollars diaspora bond which matured on June 27. This is according to a statement by the Debt Management Office (DMO) on its website on Tuesday. The DMO said that the diaspora bond was issued on June 27,…