MRA Inducts Petroleum Equalisation Board into its FOI Hall of Shame for the Cult-like Secrecy in its Operations

MRA Inducts Petroleum Equalisation Board into its FOI Hall of Shame for the Cult-like Secrecy in its Operations

🕔09:56, 26.Mar 2018

LAGOS, Monday, March 26, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Petroleum Equalisation Fund (Management) Board into its Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame, saying the Board’s refusal to be transparent and its preference for cult-like secrecy in

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NIRA opens nominations for its 2018 .ng Awards

NIRA opens nominations for its 2018 .ng Awards Updated

🕔11:07, 20.Mar 2018

The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) has opened nominations for its 2018 .ng award to celebrate the achievements and innovation of Nigerian Internet initiatives.  The awards aim to showcase Nigerian businesses, individuals, charity, public and private sector organizations which help

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MRA Calls for Speedy Presidential Assent to Digital Rights and Freedom Bill Updated

🕔15:09, 19.Mar 2018

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Digital Rights and Freedom Bill into law as soon as he receives it from the National Assembly, saying it is the most practical way for his Administration to

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NLNG Throws Open Prizes for Literature and Science

NLNG Throws Open Prizes for Literature and Science Updated

🕔14:58, 19.Mar 2018

Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited is inviting applications for the 2018 Prize for Literature and Science competition. The prizes are aimed at bringing Nigerian scientists and authors to public attention and celebrating excellence in scientific breakthroughs and literary accomplishments

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WWW Inventor Wants Stakeholders to Tackle Threats to the Web’s Future

WWW Inventor Wants Stakeholders to Tackle Threats to the Web’s Future Updated

🕔14:51, 19.Mar 2018

Founder of the World Wide Web (WWW) Foundation, Sir Tim Berners-Lee has called on all stakeholders to join the fight in securing the web’s future, saying that the web is under threat. Sir Bernes-Lee who is also the inventor of

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Digital Switchover Launched in Enugu, as it Joins Plateau, Kwara, Kaduna, FCT

Digital Switchover Launched in Enugu, as it Joins Plateau, Kwara, Kaduna, FCT Updated

🕔14:44, 19.Mar 2018

The Digital Switchover (DSO) was officially launched in the Nigerian Coal City of Enugu on February 12, 2018, joining Plateau, Kwara, and Kaduna States as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The Director General of the National Broadcasting Commission

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2018 Civil Society Policy Forum Holds in Washington DC

2018 Civil Society Policy Forum Holds in Washington DC Updated

🕔14:32, 19.Mar 2018

The 2018 Spring Meetings Civil Society Policy Forum organised by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group (WBG) will hold  in Washington DC from Tuesday, April 17 to Friday, April 20, 2018. The Spring Meetings will bring together

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Media Rights Agenda Inducts Accident Investigation Bureau into FOI Hall of Shame

Media Rights Agenda Inducts Accident Investigation Bureau into FOI Hall of Shame Updated

🕔10:05, 19.Mar 2018

Lagos, Monday, 19 March, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Accident Investigations Bureau (AIB) into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame”, saying it is clear that transparency has never been a hallmark of the agency either

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MRA Calls for Speedy Presidential Assent to Digital Rights and Freedom Bill Updated

🕔09:40, 16.Mar 2018

Lagos, Friday, March 16, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Digital Rights and Freedom Bill into law as soon as he receives it from the National Assembly, saying it is the most

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Journalists Barred from Covering President Buhari’s Visit to Benue State Updated

🕔14:37, 15.Mar 2018

On March 12, 2018, the Presidency barred correspondents of some media houses from covering President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Makurdi, Benue State. Only correspondents from seven media houses: News Agency of Nigeria, Daily Sun, Voice of Nigeria, Daily Trust, Leadership,

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