Applications Invited for John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships Updated

🕔11:14, 19.Nov 2019

Journalists from around the world interested and passionate about finding ways to address challenges facing journalism and journalists and those who aspire to be leaders who can help reimagine and transform journalism are invited apply for the John S. Knight

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mySociety Calls for Proposals for TiCTeC 2020 Conference Updated

🕔10:55, 19.Nov 2019

mySociety, a not-for-profit social enterprise, based in the United Kingdom, is calling for proposals from researchers from around the world to present theoretical or empirical work related to TiCTeC 2020 Conference theme, the impact that civic technology and digital democracy

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Webmaster and Editor Arrested, Detained over Alleged Defamatory Report

Webmaster and Editor Arrested, Detained over Alleged Defamatory Report Updated

🕔10:39, 19.Nov 2019

Mr. Adebowale Adekoya, webmaster for NewsDigest, was on October 25, 2019 arrested in Ikorodu, Lagos State by operatives of the Kwara State Police Command, without any warrant of arrest, for alleged defamation. The alleged defamatory story, published by NewsDigest in

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EFCC Operatives Manhandle Journalists while Covering Press Conference

EFCC Operatives Manhandle Journalists while Covering Press Conference Updated

🕔13:32, 15.Nov 2019

On October 25, 2019, operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) one of Nigeria’s anti-graft agencies, manhandled journalists who were at its Abuja head office to cover the submission of a petition addressed to the EFCC Chairman, Mr.

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MRA Inducts Federal Civil Service Commission into its Enhanced ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

MRA Inducts Federal Civil Service Commission into its Enhanced ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Updated

🕔09:06, 4.Nov 2019

Lagos, Monday, November 4, 2019: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC) into its enhanced Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame and promised to take legal action against the Commission for its blatant disregard of

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