IPC Director Decries Attack On Journalists; Says They Are Not To Be Treated As Animals

Lanre Arogundade, Director of the International Press Centre, Lagos, has condemned the recent attack on the Secretary of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Osun state council and some other journalists by some unknown thugs. The attack, which Mr Arogundade described as ‘unacceptable’, happened on Monday 16th of July, 2018. It was reported that suspected … Continue reading IPC Director Decries Attack On Journalists; Says They Are Not To Be Treated As Animals

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Ekiti2018: Voters’ Inducement On The High

High rate of voters inducement has been rampant in the ongoing governorship in Ekiti state. Vote buying is said to be going on by agents of most parties especially the two major contenders, APC and PDP. Dr. Abiola Akiyode-Afolabi, Chairperson of Transition Monitoring Group who is currently observing the election in the state lamented the … Continue reading Ekiti2018: Voters’ Inducement On The High

University Students Organize TAS Summit

Students of the University of Lagos under the auspices of Communicators for Christ Fellowship of the Mass Communication department, today, held a summit to guide students across the country on using their originality in creating products and selling them to the world. The summit tagged Create.Glocalize is the 9th edition with popular names in the … Continue reading University Students Organize TAS Summit

Macron Tells Buhari France Can’t Fix Your Problem As He Promotes Youth Involvement In Politics

The President of France, Emmanuel Macron, during his two-days visit to Nigeria, told Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria, that France can't fix the country's problem. Macron stated that Africans plan not foreign plan is the best solution to Africa's problems. He also urged youth to partake in politics stating that is the only way the … Continue reading Macron Tells Buhari France Can’t Fix Your Problem As He Promotes Youth Involvement In Politics

I Returned To Nigeria To Reform The Economy – Ezekwesili

Former Minister of Education, Obiageli Ezekwessili today revealed that she came to Nigeria from Harvard University to reform and revive the nation's economy. Speaking at the official launch of the Lagos Chapter of Red Card Movement Nigeria, Ezekwesili also urged Nigerians to utilize their office of the citizens to demand for good governance. Ezekwesili, who … Continue reading I Returned To Nigeria To Reform The Economy – Ezekwesili

I Will Assist Other States To Ensure Successful Prosecution Of Sexual Offenders – Idiat Adebule

Basking in the success recorded in prosecuting sexual and domestic violence cases, the Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Mrs Idiat Adebule, has vowed to help other states across the federation follow the same pattern. Adebule, speaking on 'societal security: women, children and vulnerable groups' in Lagos also mentioned that women and children's right groups have to … Continue reading I Will Assist Other States To Ensure Successful Prosecution Of Sexual Offenders – Idiat Adebule

Group Launches Media Campaign Against Corruption In Nigeria

A non-governmental organization, Center for Communication and Social Impact (CCSI), had on Monday, June 25, 2018, launched a media campaign against corruption in Nigeria. The anti-corruption campaign tagged; "Upright for Nigeria, Stand against Corruption" is part of the NGO's project on Strengthening Citizens' Resistance Against Prevalence of Corruption (SCRAP-C). Speaking on the essence of the … Continue reading Group Launches Media Campaign Against Corruption In Nigeria

Buhari’s Administration Has Not Performed Well In Recovering Looted Funds – Falana

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has accused the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration of 'scratching the surface' in its war against corruption. Falana made this allegation while speaking at the media campaign launch of the anti-corruption project by SCRAP-C (Strengthening Citizen's Resistance Against Prevalence of Corruption). Falana maintained that Buhari's administration has performed better in loot … Continue reading Buhari’s Administration Has Not Performed Well In Recovering Looted Funds – Falana

Nigerian Government Has No Regard For Media, Says CNN Reporter

  Nima Elbagir (Photo Credit: concisenews.global) Nima Elbagir, a Senior Correspondent of the international media organization, CNN, has slammed the Nigerian government for not having regards for the media. Speaking with Nigerian journalists at the second edition of the African Women in Media Conference that took place in Ibadan, Elbagir, who is well known for … Continue reading Nigerian Government Has No Regard For Media, Says CNN Reporter

#AWIM18: Gender Activists Demand Positive Portrayal Of Women In Stories

Fictional stories have played a huge role of demeaning women in the society and the narrative has to change because the negative roles in which women are portrayed have instilled deleterious perception about women in readers, especially children. These were the words of speakers on “Fictional Content and Perceptions of Women in Leadership” in the … Continue reading #AWIM18: Gender Activists Demand Positive Portrayal Of Women In Stories

Women In Media Urged To Give More Attention To Women Related Issue

Women in Media have been advised to portray their female counterparts in a positive light while reporting women related issues as a way of creating visibility for women in the media space. The advice was given by a cross-section of speakers at the second edition of the African Women in Media Conference ongoing at the … Continue reading Women In Media Urged To Give More Attention To Women Related Issue