Freedom of Information Coalition Nigeria Elects Board

Freedom of Information Coalition Nigeria Elects Board Updated

🕔02:49, 25.Feb 2015

The Freedom of Information (FOI) Coalition in Nigeria has established a Board of Governors charged with directing the affairs of the Coalition. The Board was inaugurated on January 29, 2015 at the Second Freedom of Information Act Implementers Strategy Meeting

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FOI Suits: Court Orders 2 LG Councils in Delta State to Disclose Budgets, Approved Projects

FOI Suits: Court Orders 2 LG Councils in Delta State to Disclose Budgets, Approved Projects

🕔13:02, 18.Feb 2015

Wednesday, February 18, 2015:  A Federal High Court in Asaba today issued an order of mandamus compelling two local government councils in Delta State –  the Oshimili South and the Ika South Local Government Areas – to disclose to a

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Research Report Shows Female Politicians are Poorly Reported

Research Report Shows Female Politicians are Poorly Reported Updated

🕔15:12, 10.Feb 2015

A media content monitoring research conducted by the International Press Centre (IPC) and the Nigerian Press Council (NPC) shows that female political aspirants and candidates are given poor media coverage and that persons living with disabilities “were very poorly used as sources”

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National Waves Magazine Journalists Arrested, Detained

National Waves Magazine Journalists Arrested, Detained Updated

🕔14:53, 10.Feb 2015

Two journalists with National Waves Magazine: Emmanuel Fateman, an Assistant Editor, and Joseph Jolayemi, a graphic artist, are being detained by officers of the special force after they allegedly uncovered a fraudulent deal involving Bauchi State government funds to the tune

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Lagos Social Media Week 2015 set to hold in February

Lagos Social Media Week 2015 set to hold in February Updated

🕔14:29, 10.Feb 2015

The Lagos Social Media Week 2015, a component of the worldwide conference connecting people and content to promote conversation on media and emerging trend, is scheduled to take place at the Landmark Centre from February 23 to 27, 2015. It is

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Sample Freedom of Information Request Letter Updated

🕔12:55, 10.Feb 2015

Sample Freedom of Information Request Letter Your Name Your Address Your Telephone Number Your E-mail Address Date The Freedom of Information Officer (You may also choose to address the letter to the head of the institution, namely: the Permanent Secretary,

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mySociety Holds TICTeC2015 in London, Calls for Session Proposals

mySociety Holds TICTeC2015 in London, Calls for Session Proposals Updated

🕔10:08, 6.Feb 2015

mySociety , an e-democracy project from Citizens Online Democracy Organization, will hold the first TICTeC2015 conference in London on March 25, 2015. According to the organisers, “We think it’s important to conduct research into our services and activities to find

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UNESCO Launches OA Curricula for Librarians, Researchers

UNESCO Launches OA Curricula for Librarians, Researchers Updated

🕔10:07, 6.Feb 2015

The United Nations Education Scientific and Cultural Organisations (UNESCO) has launched Open Access (OA) Curricula for librarians and researchers. The curricula are a set of manuals to facilitate capacity building among library and information professionals and researchers.  This is in line

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UNESCO Holds Women Make the News 2015

UNESCO Holds Women Make the News 2015 Updated

🕔10:06, 6.Feb 2015

The United Nations Education Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) led initiative, Women Make the News (WMN), will take place from March 8 to April 30, 2015 in Paris, France. This program is launched annually on the March 8, the occasion

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Washington, D.C Hosts World’s Media

Washington, D.C Hosts World’s Media Updated

🕔10:04, 6.Feb 2015

The 67th World News Media Congress, the 22nd World Editors Forum, and the 25th World Advertising Forum, will take place in Washington, D.C., from June 1 to 3, 2015. The global event will have participants from about 80 countries in attendance

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