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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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MRA Calls on National Assembly to Ensure Effective Implementation of FOI Act as ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Clocks One Year

🕔11:58, 18.Jul 2018

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) on July 3, 2018 called on the National Assembly to institute measures to enforce compliance with the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act in its capacity as the ultimate oversight body in the implementation of the Law,

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MRA Names National Institute for Sports into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

MRA Names National Institute for Sports into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

🕔11:56, 16.Jul 2018

Lagos, Monday, July 16, 2018: For failing to comply with its duties and obligations under the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, 2011 over the last seven years, Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today named National Institute for Sports (NIS) into the

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Media Rights Agenda Inducts Federal Fire Service into its ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

Media Rights Agenda Inducts Federal Fire Service into its ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

🕔08:47, 9.Jul 2018

Lagos, Monday, July 9, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Federal Fire Service into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” during which it catalogued the institution’s several acts of non-compliance with its duties and obligations under

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MRA Calls on National Assembly to Ensure Effective Implementation of FOI Act as ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Clocks One Year

MRA Calls on National Assembly to Ensure Effective Implementation of FOI Act as ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Clocks One Year

🕔16:01, 3.Jul 2018

LAGOS, Tuesday, July 3, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today called on the National Assembly to institute measures to enforce compliance with the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act in its capacity as the ultimate oversight body in the implementation of the

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Commission for Mass literacy Inducted into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

🕔15:54, 2.Jul 2018

LAGOS, Monday, July 2, 2018: The National Commission for Mass Literacy, Adult and Non-Formal Education (NMEC) today joined dozens of other public institutions in the “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” as Media Rights Agenda (MRA) accused it of

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Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources Inducted into MRA’s ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources Inducted into MRA’s ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Updated

🕔06:00, 25.Jun 2018

Lagos, Monday, June 25, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today announced the induction of the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources into its Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame, saying the institution has consistently failed to comply with its duties and

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International Law Seeks a Legal Officer Updated

🕔11:46, 22.Jun 2018

The Centre for Law and Democracy (CLD) is seeking Legal Officer to work from its Halifax, Canada.  The center says the successful applicant will be rewarded, among other things, with exciting legal work, high level representational opportunities and the chance

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Communication Scholars Announce Completion of Research Project on Nigerian Media and Elections Updated

🕔11:44, 22.Jun 2018

The Association of Communication Scholars & Professionals of Nigeria (ACSPN) has announced the completion of its research project titled Understanding Nigerian Media and Elections through Research: Analysis of the 2015 Presidential Election Campaign Messages. The group plans to launch the

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OHCHR Seeks Entries for UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Position

OHCHR Seeks Entries for UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Position Updated

🕔14:35, 21.Jun 2018

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is  seeking nominations for the position of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights at the Under-Secretary-General level. The Secretariat welcomes nominations, especially of female candidates, to supplement the

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A4AI-Nigeria Stakeholders Meeting Scheduled for July 5 in Abuja

A4AI-Nigeria Stakeholders Meeting Scheduled for July 5 in Abuja Updated

🕔14:19, 21.Jun 2018

The Alliance for Affordable Internet- Nigeria (A4AI- Nigeria) is inviting stakeholders to its coalition meeting taking place on Thursday, July 5, 2018, at Sheraton Hotel, Abuja. The meeting which is open to all stakeholders is committed to promoting policy and

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