NGO Files Suit to Compel Clerk of National Assembly to Present Digital Rights and Freedom Bill to President for Assent Updated

🕔12:42, 26.Sep 2018

A non-governmental organization (NGO), Laws and Rights Awareness Initiative, has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Abuja seeking leave of the Court to apply for an order of mandamus to compel the Clerk of the National Assembly

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AI Initiative Calls for Proposal for its Open Challenge on AI and the News

AI Initiative Calls for Proposal for its Open Challenge on AI and the News Updated

🕔09:49, 25.Sep 2018

The Ethics and Governance of (Artificial intelligence) AI Initiative is calling for submissions of fresh and experimental approaches to addressing four specific problems at the intersection of AI and the news for its open challenge. Up to $750,000 is available

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Premium Times Centre Partner TOPS To Provide Mental Care for Journalists

Premium Times Centre Partner TOPS To Provide Mental Care for Journalists Updated

🕔22:49, 24.Sep 2018

The Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ) and The Olive Prime Psychological Services(TOPS) Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)  in Abuja to provide free mental health assessment and care for journalists as part of a broad journalism

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Reuters Announces Photojournalism Grant Programme Updated

🕔22:43, 24.Sep 2018

Reuters has announced the return of its photojournalism grant programme with which it recruits and develops a diverse new generation of young photojournalists. The grant is to help young photojournalists tell original human stories from around the world Following the

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Ethical Journalism Network launches Online Copyright Course for African Journalists

Ethical Journalism Network launches Online Copyright Course for African Journalists Updated

🕔22:37, 24.Sep 2018

Ethical Journalism Network (EJN), in partnership with the Federation of African Journalists (FAJ) and Thomson Foundation, with funding from the Norwegian-based Kopinor Licensing agency has launched a free online copyright course for African Journalists. The launch of this free online

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UNESCO, African Court Sign MOU to Strengthen Cooperation on Promoting Freedom of Expression Updated

🕔22:34, 24.Sep 2018

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights, in a bid to strengthen their cooperation to promote freedom of expression and freedom of the press in Africa have signed a

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Application Opens for World Nomads 2018 Travel Photography Scholarship

Application Opens for World Nomads 2018 Travel Photography Scholarship Updated

🕔22:29, 24.Sep 2018

The World Nomads is calling for applications for its 2018 Travel Photography Scholarship to Morocco. The application period is open from  August 31, 2018 to October 11, 2018. Winner of the scholarship will receive return economy airfare from the winner’s

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UNESCO Releases New Journalism Training Resource on ‘Fake News’ and Disinformation Updated

🕔22:18, 24.Sep 2018

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has released a new journalism training resource titled: Journalism, ‘Fake News’ and Disinformation: A Handbook for Journalism Education and Training. The handbook explores the very nature of journalism with modules on

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NBC Says it Regulates Broadcast Contents in line with the Law and Code Updated

🕔22:13, 24.Sep 2018

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says it regulates broadcast contents in line with the National Broadcasting Commission Act and the Nigerian Broadcasting Code which empower it to regulate the broadcast industry and set standards with regard to the contents and

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People in Need to Hold One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival in March

People in Need to Hold One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival in March Updated

🕔22:03, 24.Sep 2018

People in Need (PIN), a Czech non-profit based in Prague, will host the next  edition of the annual One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, the largest human rights film festival in the world, from March 6 to March 17, 2019 in

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