Activist says FOI Act is an Effective Tool for Budget Tracking

🕔09:49, 12.Nov 2013

The Deputy Executive Director of Media Rights Agenda, Jennifer Onyejekwe has said that using the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2011 will enhance effective budget tracking.  She reinforced this stance by saying: “The FOI Act should be used to know

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APAI Releases Report on State of Access to Information in Africa

APAI Releases Report on State of Access to Information in Africa Updated

🕔09:47, 12.Nov 2013

The African Platform on Access to Information (APAI) has released a report on the state of Access to Information (ATI) in Africa. The report examines the progress of ATI Laws in different countries that have either enacted the Law or

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Nigeria Ranks Poorly on Open Government Data

🕔09:44, 12.Nov 2013

The Open Data Institute has ranked Nigeria a dismal 75th position out of 77 countries in its 2013 Global Report on Open Government Data (OGD). The report gives a country-by-country ranking and presents an overview of OGD practices at national

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MRA Collaborates with Lagos Governor’s Office Correspondents on Walk against Impunity

🕔11:05, 8.Nov 2013

Friday, November 8, 2013: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) and the Lagos Governor’s Office Correspondents (LAGOCO) will on Monday, November 11, 2013 embark on a “Walk Against Impunity”.  The collaboration forms part of activities marking LAGOCO Week which takes place from

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