AFEX Chair Tasks Countries on Safety of Journalists and Issues of Impunity Updated

🕔12:58, 18.Dec 2017

The Chair of the Steering Committee of the African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX), Mr. Edetaen Ojo, has called on governments across the globe to respect international frameworks on safety of journalists and issue of impunity. He said it was

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Media Rights Agenda Names NACA into its ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

Media Rights Agenda Names NACA into its ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

🕔09:41, 18.Dec 2017

Lagos, Monday, December 18, 2017: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today named the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), as this week’s inductee into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame”, accusing the Agency of carrying on business as if the FOI Act does not

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AMI Calls for Application for Spring School on Media and Migration

AMI Calls for Application for Spring School on Media and Migration Updated

🕔09:58, 12.Dec 2017

The African Media Initiative (AMI) is inviting applications from African and European journalists for the spring school on media and migration, taking place in Dakar, Senegal, from March 12 to 18, 2018. Migration has emerged as a 21st century challenge

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MRA’s Executive Director Wins 2017 Lifetime Award for Journalistic Excellence

MRA’s Executive Director Wins 2017 Lifetime Award for Journalistic Excellence Updated

🕔15:58, 11.Dec 2017

 Mr. Edetaen Ojo, the Executive Director of Media Rights Agenda (MRA), was on December 9, 2017 conferred with the 2017 Lifetime Award for Journalistic Excellence by the Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) in recognition of his “exemplary character

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Kigali Hosts ‘eLearning Africa’ 2018 Conference

Kigali Hosts ‘eLearning Africa’ 2018 Conference Updated

🕔15:52, 11.Dec 2017

Kigali, the Rwandan capital, will from September 26 to 28, 2018 host the 13th edition of the eLearing Africa Conference, Africa’s largest conference and exhibition on technology supported learning and skills development. The Conference which will be co-hosted by the

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Sixth AfIGF Adopts African Internet Governance Forum Charter in Egypt

Sixth AfIGF Adopts African Internet Governance Forum Charter in Egypt Updated

🕔15:41, 11.Dec 2017

The Sixth African Internet Governance Forum (AfIGF2017) which took place in Sharm El-Sheikh, in Egypt, on December 4 to 6, 2017 has adopted a Charter of the African Internet Governance Forum. The AfIGF2017 was organized by the African Union in

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MFWA Celebrates Former, Current Board Chairpersons for Recent Achievements 

MFWA Celebrates Former, Current Board Chairpersons for Recent Achievements  Updated

🕔15:37, 11.Dec 2017

The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) has celebrated the accomplishments of and the Chairman of its governing board, Mr Edetaen Ojo and its immediate past Chairperson, Commissioner Soyata Maiga, Mr. Edetaen Ojo, the current Board Chair of the MFWA,

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CIMA Issues Report on Media Reforms in Sub- Saharan Africa Updated

🕔15:31, 11.Dec 2017

The Center for International Media Assistance (CIMA) has released a new report focused on pathways to media reforms in Sub-Saharan Africa. It recommends building new networks of solidarity and developing new skills and approaches. The report was drawn from the

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AfIGF 2017 Pushes for Inclusive Digital Transformation in Africa

AfIGF 2017 Pushes for Inclusive Digital Transformation in Africa Updated

🕔15:21, 11.Dec 2017

Participants at the sixth African Internet Governance Forum (AfIGF) 2017 in Egypt have called on stakeholders to ensure inclusive digital transformation in Africa. To make this possible, they recommended making the Internet reliable and affordable; supporting educational institutions on digital

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Kigali Hosts ‘eLearning Africa’ 2018 Conference

Kigali Hosts ‘eLearning Africa’ 2018 Conference Updated

🕔15:14, 11.Dec 2017

Kigali, the Rwandan capital, will from September 26 to 28, 2018 host the 13th edition of the eLearing Africa Conference, Africa’s largest conference and exhibition on technology supported learning and skills development. The Conference which will be co-hosted by the

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