Monthly Archives: August 2018

MRA Inducts NIPOST into its ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ for Violating the Public’s Right to Information

LAGOS, Monday, August 27, 2018: Media Rights Agenda today named the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” for the institution’s failure to comply with its duties and obligations under the FOI Act, thereby violating the public’s right of access to information. Announcing the …

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Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program Seeks for Applications

The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program dedicated to international exchange is seeking applications from leading democracy activists, journalists, civil society leaders, and scholars from around the world into its five-month fellowship programme The fellowship offers fellows an important opportunity to step back from the field, reflect upon their work, and explore …

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Accolades As NTA Celebrates 40th Anniversary

The Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) celebrated 40th Anniversary in broadcasting amidst praises and well wishes. The station, inaugurated in 1977 marked its 40th anniversary celebration, by airing some old vintage programmes that were peculiar to the station in the 1980s and 1990s. Programmes like “Cockcrow at Dawn”, “Village Headmaster”, “Magana …

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