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Sample Freedom of Information Request Letter Updated

🕔12:55, 10.Feb 2015

Sample Freedom of Information Request Letter Your Name Your Address Your Telephone Number Your E-mail Address Date The Freedom of Information Officer (You may also choose to address the letter to the head of the institution, namely: the Permanent Secretary,

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Federal Government Release Grant to Nollywood

Federal Government Release Grant to Nollywood Updated

🕔15:41, 17.Dec 2013

The Federal Government of Nigeria has given 40 practitioners in the Nigerian film industry, otherwise known as  Nollywood, various grants under a recently launched capacity training fund of the presidential intervention scheme for the industry, also known as Project ACT

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UNESCO Launches Video on Global Alliance on Media and Gender

UNESCO Launches Video on Global Alliance on Media and Gender Updated

🕔10:30, 14.Nov 2013

As part of efforts to promote gender equality in the Media, the United Nations Educational and Scientific Organization (UNESCO) and its partners have launched a video calling for action on gender equality and women’s empowerment in and through media in

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Broadcast Regulator Bans Airing of Music Videos with Alleged Erotic Lyrics

Broadcast Regulator Bans Airing of Music Videos with Alleged Erotic Lyrics Updated

🕔09:58, 28.Jan 2013

On January 24, 2013, Nigeria’s broadcast industry regulator, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), reportedly banned a number of music videos from being broadcast on Nigeria’s free-to-air terrestrial television stations for allegedly containing erotic lyrics and scenes, promoting nudity and for

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AFEX Calls on African Governments to Promote Safety of Journalists, Combat Impunity

AFEX Calls on African Governments to Promote Safety of Journalists, Combat Impunity

🕔08:40, 15.Nov 2018

Resolution At the end of the Sixth General Meeting of the African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX) held in Accra, Ghana, on November 7 and 8, 2018. The Sixth General Meeting of the African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX), a

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Inducted into MRA’s ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Inducted into MRA’s ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Updated

🕔09:12, 12.Nov 2018

Lagos, Monday, November 12, 2018: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs today became the latest entrant into the Freedom of Information (FOI) “Hall of Shame” as it was adjudged to have consistently breached most of its duties and obligations under the FOI

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MRA Inducts Federal Ministry of Communication Technology into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

MRA Inducts Federal Ministry of Communication Technology into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Updated

🕔08:33, 5.Nov 2018

LAGOS, Monday, November 5, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Federal Ministry of Communication Technology into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame”, accusing the Ministry of extremely poor performance in its implementation of the Act over

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MRA Inducts Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria into FOI Hall of Shame

MRA Inducts Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria into FOI Hall of Shame

🕔09:22, 29.Oct 2018

LAGOS, Monday, October 29, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) into its Freedom of Information (FOI) “Hall of Shame”, saying the institution’s sundry violations of the provisions of the FOI Act also

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 A4AI  Releases 2018 Affordability Report

 A4AI  Releases 2018 Affordability Report Updated

🕔11:16, 25.Oct 2018

Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI) has launched its fifth annual edition of the Affordability Report, which draws insight to issues around internet access and affordability as well as a growing number of countries acknowledging the need to put digital strategies

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Access Now Invites Proposals for Sessions at RightsCon Tunis

Access Now Invites Proposals for Sessions at RightsCon Tunis Updated

🕔11:11, 25.Oct 2018

  Access Now, a non-governmental organization that defends and extends the digital rights of users at risk around the world, is calling for proposals from individuals and organisations interested in hosting sessions at  RightsCon Tunis, scheduled to hold in Tunis,

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WAN-IFRA to Host Digital Media 2018 Conference in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong Updated

🕔11:01, 25.Oct 2018

The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) will host the 2018 edition of the Digital Media Asia Conference from November 7 to 9, 2018, in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. The conference would bring together a cross-functional team

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AfriSIG Trains Participants on  Managing Multi-stakeholder Negotiation

AfriSIG Trains Participants on  Managing Multi-stakeholder Negotiation Updated

🕔15:31, 24.Oct 2018

The African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG) took participants through a two-day Internet Society’s Collaborative Internet Governance Project Workshop, a pre-AfriSIG event  to set the pace for AfriSIG and  build participants’ negotiation and conflict resolution skills in the context of

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NBC Vows to Ensure ‘Decent and Professional’ Coverage of Elections, Seeks Broadcasting Solution to Ethno-Religious Divide

NBC Vows to Ensure ‘Decent and Professional’ Coverage of Elections, Seeks Broadcasting Solution to Ethno-Religious Divide Updated

🕔15:03, 24.Oct 2018

The Chairman of Board of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Alhaji Ikra Aliyu Bilbis, has expressed the determination of the Commission to ensure decency and professionalism in the broadcast media coverage of Nigeria’s 2019 elections saying: “As a Commission we are committed

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NBC Release List of Broadcast Stations that Breached the Broadcasting Code Updated

🕔14:51, 24.Oct 2018

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has released the list of broadcast stations that it said breached the provisions of the Nigerian Broadcasting Code during the second quarter of the year, April to June 2018. The list documents 49 cases of

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