Journalist Scales First Hurdle in N15 Million FOI Suit Against Unilag Updated

🕔09:43, 17.Feb 2020

Lagos, Monday, February 17, 2020:  Award-winning investigative journalist, Ms Tobore Ovuorie, has won the first round of her N15 million lawsuit against the University of Lagos (Unilag) and its Vice-Chancellor at a Federal High Court in Lagos for alleged unlawful

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MRA Calls on Government to Take Advantage of Radio to Unite Nigerians

MRA Calls on Government to Take Advantage of Radio to Unite Nigerians Updated

🕔10:11, 13.Feb 2020

LAGOS, Thursday, February 13, 2020: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today called on Federal and State Governments to take full advantage of the attributes of radio in developing a comprehensive strategy for overcoming the religious, ethnic and other differences that have

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MRA Urges Governments to Make Human Security Focus of Cybersecurity Efforts as World Marks Safer Internet Day Updated

🕔12:27, 11.Feb 2020

Lagos, Tuesday, February 11, 2020:  Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today called on Federal and State Governments in Nigeria to make human security the focus of their cybersecurity initiatives, saying it is only by so doing that they can hope to

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Court Grants MRA, Journalist Leave to Sue Federal Civil Service Commission for Violating FOI Act

Court Grants MRA, Journalist Leave to Sue Federal Civil Service Commission for Violating FOI Act

🕔09:54, 10.Feb 2020

Abuja, Monday, February 10, 2020: A Federal High Court in Abuja has cleared the way for Media Rights Agenda (MRA) and multiple award-winning investigative journalist, Ms Tobore Ovuorie, to file a N15 million claim against the Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC)

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MRA Accuses Federal Government of Losing its Way, Urges it to Abandon its Preoccupation with Controlling Social Media Updated

🕔12:52, 5.Feb 2020

Lagos, Wednesday, February 5, 2020: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today accused the Federal Government of hopelessly losing its way, and called on it to abandon its fruitless preoccupation with controlling social media content in Nigeria. It urged the Government to

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MRA Inducts Science and Technology Ministry into its ‘Enhanced FOI Hall of Shame’, Vows Legal Action

MRA Inducts Science and Technology Ministry into its ‘Enhanced FOI Hall of Shame’, Vows Legal Action Updated

🕔11:11, 3.Feb 2020

Lagos, Monday, February 3, 2020: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology into its “Enhanced Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” citing several instances of the Ministry’s failure to comply with the provisions of

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Court Grants MRA Leave to Pursue N15 Million Claim Against NNPC for Alleged Violation of FOI Act Updated

🕔10:33, 30.Jan 2020

Abuja, Thursday, January 30, 2020:  A Federal High Court in Abuja yesterday granted Media Rights Agenda (MRA) leave to pursue its N15 million damages suit against the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for the institution’s alleged persistent breach of its

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Investigative Journalist Sues Unilag for N15 Million Over Alleged Violation of FOI Act

Investigative Journalist Sues Unilag for N15 Million Over Alleged Violation of FOI Act Updated

🕔10:41, 27.Jan 2020

Lagos, Monday, January 27, 2020:  Multiple award-winning investigative journalist and anti-human trafficking advocate, Ms Tobore Ovuorie, has filed a N15 million suit at the Federal High Court in Lagos against the University of Lagos (Unilag) and its Vice-Chancellor for alleged

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Media Rights Agenda Calls on Kano State to Abolish Committee on Media Conduct

Media Rights Agenda Calls on Kano State to Abolish Committee on Media Conduct Updated

🕔08:00, 16.Jan 2020

Lagos, Thursday, January 16, 2020: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today called on the Kano State Government to discontinue its move to establish a committee to address alleged professional misconduct and abuse of privilege by media organizations in the State, describing

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MRA Sues NNPC for Consistently Violating FOI Act, Claims N15 Million Damages

MRA Sues NNPC for Consistently Violating FOI Act, Claims N15 Million Damages Updated

🕔12:40, 8.Jan 2020

Lagos, Wednesday, January 8, 2020:  Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Abuja accusing the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of consistently breaching its statutory duties under the Freedom of Information Act, 2011

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