Reuters 2018 Journalism Internship Programme Opens for Entries Updated

🕔10:55, 16.Nov 2017

The Thomson Reuters Journalism Internship program is now accepting applications for its 2018 Journalism Internship Programme. Reuters offers talented students and graduates with a strong interest in journalism an opportunity to learn at the world’s largest international multimedia news provider.

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Court Adjourns Ruling in NCAA’s Stay of Proceedings Motion

Court Adjourns Ruling in NCAA’s Stay of Proceedings Motion Updated

🕔11:25, 15.Nov 2017

Justice Rilwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court in Lagos on October 18, 2017, adjourned ruling on an application by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) seeking a stay of proceedings in a freedom of information suit instituted against it

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Magnum Foundation Photography and Social Justice Fellowship Accepting Entries Updated

🕔01:01, 15.Nov 2017

The Magnum Foundation, in partnership with The City University of New York’s (CUNY) Graduate School of Journalism, is now accepting entries for the Photography and Social Justice Fellowship for early-career photographers or individuals trained in allied disciplines who are motivated

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UN Privacy Expert Warns Governments against Releasing Personal Data without Safeguards

UN Privacy Expert Warns Governments against Releasing Personal Data without Safeguards Updated

🕔13:22, 14.Nov 2017

Joseph Cannataci, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Privacy has warned governments against releasing personal data under open data schemes unless privacy safeguards are “bulletproof”. The UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Privacy disclosed this in

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Sri Lanka to Host UNESCO 2017 IDEI Seminar in December

Sri Lanka to Host UNESCO 2017 IDEI Seminar in December

🕔12:54, 14.Nov 2017

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in collaboration with the Sri Lankan Ministry of Finance and Mass Media will on December 4, 2017 host a Seminar to commemorate the 2017 International Day to End Impunity for Crimes

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Media Rights Agenda Inducts NECO into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Updated

🕔08:20, 13.Nov 2017

Lagos, Monday, November 13, 2017: The National Examinations Council (NECO) emerged today as this week’s inductee into the Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame as Media Rights Agenda (MRA) accused it of consistently failing to implement the FOI Act

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Media Rights Agenda Calls on Federal Government to Halt Clampdown on Online Media

Media Rights Agenda Calls on Federal Government to Halt Clampdown on Online Media Updated

🕔14:59, 6.Nov 2017

Lagos, Monday, November 6, 2017: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has called on the Federal Government to halt its reported efforts to shut down online newspapers, blogs and websites perceived to constitute a “threat to national security”. Describing the move as

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NHIS Becomes 19th Inductee into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

NHIS Becomes 19th Inductee into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Updated

🕔10:20, 6.Nov 2017

Lagos, Monday, November 6, 2017: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today named as this week’s inductee into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), an agency established by the Federal Government to provide easy

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