Agricultural Research Council Bags ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Award for Violating FOI Act

Agricultural Research Council Bags ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Award for Violating FOI Act Updated

🕔09:56, 30.Jul 2018

Lagos, Monday, July 30, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today named the Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria (ARCN) this week’s inductee into the “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” for consistently violating the provisions of the FOI Act over the past

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MRA Sues Government Over Failure to Disclose Those Who Traveled to Russia for the World Cup and Cost to Government Updated

🕔09:15, 26.Jul 2018

Lagos, Thursday, July 26, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has sued the Federal Government over its failure to disclose the lists of Nigerian footballers and coaches, supporters, government officials and their aides who travelled to Russia last month for the 2018

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MRA Inducts Environmental Standards Enforcement Agency into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

MRA Inducts Environmental Standards Enforcement Agency into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Updated

🕔09:34, 23.Jul 2018

Lagos, Monday, July 23, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame”, accusing it of undermining its own effectiveness by disregarding the FOI

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Suspected Hoodlums Storm Press Conference, Attack Journalists Updated

🕔14:55, 20.Jul 2018

Some persons suspected to be hoodlums stormed the venue of a press conference addressed by some members of the Osun State Working Committee (SWC) of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC)  in Osogbo, the State capital, on July 16, 2018

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ITU Calls for Submissions for World Summit on the Information Society 2019  Prizes

ITU Calls for Submissions for World Summit on the Information Society 2019 Prizes Updated

🕔11:40, 19.Jul 2018

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), a United Nations specialized agency for Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), is calling for submissions  for the eighth edition of the contest for the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Prizes. The WSIS Prizes

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NBC Shuts Down Ekiti  Broadcasting Service for Alleged Breach of NBC Code,  Electoral Act Updated

🕔11:38, 19.Jul 2018

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has directed the Ekiti State Broadcasting Service to shut down its transmission for allegedly breaching the provisions of the Nigeria Broadcasting Code and the Electoral Act. In a statement signed by the Commission’s head of Public

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Stanford University Calls for Application for the Knight-Hennessy Scholar Programme

Stanford University Calls for Application for the Knight-Hennessy Scholar Programme Updated

🕔11:33, 19.Jul 2018

Stanford University in the United States is inviting applications from individuals across the globe who have an interest in pursuing a degree programme under  the 2019 Knight-Hennessy Scholarship programme at the University. The programme aims to build skills in leadership

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Money Trail Reporting Grants Open for Application

Money Trail Reporting Grants Open for Application Updated

🕔13:06, 18.Jul 2018

Money Trail and Journalismfund.eu offer working grants for mixed teams of African, Asian and European journalists to investigate cross-border illicit financial flows, tax abuse and corruption in Africa, Asia and Europe, as part of the Money Trail project. Only intercontinental

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‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Clocks One Year, MRA Tasks National Assembly on Effective Implementation of FOI Act  Updated

🕔12:49, 18.Jul 2018

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) on July 3, 2018 called on the National Assembly to institute measures to enforce compliance with the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act in its capacity as the ultimate oversight body in the implementation of the Law,

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Sixth Global Conference on Transparency Research holds in Rio in 2019

Sixth Global Conference on Transparency Research holds in Rio in 2019 Updated

🕔12:46, 18.Jul 2018

The Law and Public Administration and Business Schools of the Getulio Vargas Foundation and Columbia Global Centers in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,  will co-host the sixth Global Conference on Transparency Research at FGV’s Rio de Janeiro Campus on June 26

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