Monthly Archives: January 2020

DSS  Detain Student Editor over Publication

Nigeria’s intelligence agency, the Department of State Security(DSS) on December 29, 2019, invited Mr Ayoola Babalola, a student who serves as editor of a campus newspaper at Gateway ICT Polytechnic, Saapade, in Ogun State for interrogation over articles it published about Mr Omoyele Sowore, convener of #RevolutionNow. The articles were …

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MRA Calls on Government to Introduce and Implement Policies that Ensure Safety of Journalists 

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) hascalled on the Nigerian Government to adopt and implement policies and laws instituting preventive measures aimed at eliminating or reducing attacks against journalists and ensuring routine but diligent prosecution of perpetrators of attacks against journalists. According to the organization, by so doing, the Government would be …

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