Edo greets RATTAWU ex-deputy president, Edekere, at 70
THE Edo State Government, yesterday, felicitated with former Deputy National President of Radio, Television and Theatre Workers Union (RATTAWU), Osamudiamen Edekere, who turned 70 years old.
Reps moves to check NBC’s seeming excesses
The House of Representatives is considering whittling down powers of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), especially the arbitrary fining and shutting of media outfits.
Outcry as Makinde demolishes BCOS staff quarters
Despite appeal from the Oyo State chapter of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Radio, Television, Theatre and Arts Workers’ Union of Nigeria...
FG to start agric reality show, as oil palm stakeholders lament challenges
The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, in collaboration with Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) Startimes, Radio, Television, Theatre Workers Union of Nigeria (RATTAWU) and other stakeholders is to commence an agricultural reality....
Olanipekun seeks establishment of more community newspapers
Publish of Prestige Newspaper, Dada Olanipekun, has urged state governments to establish more community papers to effectively disseminate information from the grassroots. Olanipekun, who established the Prestige Newspaper in 1991, gave the charge in Abeokuta yesterday, while delivering a speech at the newspaper’s 27th anniversary. At the ceremony, 50 most outstanding influential people, companies and…
Stakeholders step up campaign for better 2019 election reporting
The coincidence is instructive. The public presentation of the newly revised “Nigerian Media Code of Election Coverage” last Friday in Abuja as part of the highlights...
NUJ, RATTAWU, NAWOJ to mobilise support for sacked TVC/Radio Continental staff
The unions, in interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos said that due process was not followed in the exercise, which the unions said they would take up with the management of the media organisations.
Controversy as probe panel shuts Ondo State radio
The Chairman of the panel, Mr. Kunle Adebayo, whose assignment was to submit report to the state government within two months, was conspicuously absent at the plenary session of the House on Thursday.
Edo council workers receive salary arrears, Benue counterparts protest against non-payment of 70 months wage
Local council workers in Edo State were yesterday paid their outstanding salaries.