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2 Aug
Newspaper Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN), Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) and International Press Institute (IPI) have stressed the need for industry-wide engagement
14 Jun
Twenty-three years after the return to civil rule, communication scholars, journalists and media practitioners have described the nation’s media as pivotal to the sustenance
28 Dec 2021
Media practitioners, analysts and observers have described 2021 as a year of assault on press freedom and impunity against journalists. Unlike previous years, Nigeria, in 2021, ranked 120 out of 180 countries in World Press Freedom Index compiled by Reporters Without Borders (RSF).
25 Nov 2021
Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief, The Guardian, Martins Oloja, has said the nation’s economy is too weak to support press freedom.
12 Oct 2021
Sixty-one years after independence, stakeholders have said the media industry has lived up to expectation by holding public office holders accountable.
22 Jul 2021
Our association, #FixPolitics, hereby expresses our support against Nigeria’s National Assembly for suspected moves against press freedom and democratic voices in the country.
4 May 2021
All through the ages man has cried in earnest for the right to be free. All the Revolutions from the French Revolution in the 18th Century which spanned a decade to the American War for Independence against Great Britain...
1 Feb 2021
When Peoples Gazette, an online Nigerian news outlet, published a story last October detailing how the son of President Muhammadu Buhari's chief of staff Ibrahim Gambari, now allegedly leads the strongest power bloc in Nigeria's presidency, its publishers never thought it would warrant an intense witch-hunt. Samuel Ogundipe, who founded the news outlet after leaving…
12 Jan 2021
UNESCO has renewed commitment to raise awareness of the role of information as a public good. Late last year, the agency had included a new initiative to promote transparency among internet platforms...
29 Dec 2020
Stakeholders in the media industry have described 2020 as a tough year for journalists, especially frontline workers in the coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic and #End SARS protest.
14 Oct 2020
Think of Tanzania and you are drenched in a swirl of sweet memories because of its safari and rich wild life which attract almost a million tourists yearly.
24 Aug 2020
Once reputed as the freest press in Africa, the Nigerian Press is sliding down on a quick pace as one of the worst.

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