IFEX Releases Toolkit for International Day to End Impunity Campaign Activities

🕔13:02, 14.Oct 2013

The International Freedom of Expression Exchange (IFEX), the global network of freedom of expression organisations, has released a toolkit to enhance members’ campaign activities around this year’s “International Day to End Impunity”. November 23 is designated the International Day to

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MRA’s Executive Director Calls on Youths, CSOs to Engage Internet Policy Issues

🕔12:46, 14.Oct 2013

The Executive Director of Media Rights Agenda (MRA), Mr. Edetaen Ojo, has called on youths and civil society activists in Nigeria to improve their knowledge of Internet policy issues in order to effectively engage ongoing efforts by the Federal Government

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MRA Convenes FOI Act Implementers Strategy Meeting to Improve Cooperation, Collaboration

🕔12:33, 14.Oct 2013

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) convened a two-day Freedom of Information (FOI) Act Implementers Strategy Meeting last month in an effort to strengthen coordination and collaboration activities for the effective implementation of Nigeria’s 28-month old access to information law. The meeting,

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MRA Begins Mentoring of CSOs on Using the FOI Act

🕔12:17, 14.Oct 2013

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has launched a project to mentor selected civil society organizations from across the country on the use of the Freedom of Information Act to improve their ability to use the Law and enhance their effectiveness. The

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2013 AFIGF Advocates Involvement of Non-Governmental Stakeholders in Internet Policy Processes

🕔12:10, 14.Oct 2013

Internet governance stakeholders rose from a four-day Africa Internet Governance Forum (AFIGF) in Nairobi, Kenya, last month with a call on African Governments to involve representatives from non-governmental stakeholders in preparatory processes for regional and international policy forums and include

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NGO Appeals Federal High Court Ruling Calling on National Assembly to Amend FOI Act

🕔14:27, 2.Oct 2013

Lagos-based non-governmental organization, Paradigm Initiative Nigeria (PIN), has appealed against the ruling of Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court in Abuja calling on the National Assembly to amend the Freedom of Information Act to limit those who can

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