MRA, IMS Named Among 15 Global Finalists for 2019 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards

🕔14:00, 15.Jan 2019

Lagos, January 15, 2019:  Two Nigerian non-governmental organizations, Media Rights Agenda (MRA) and the Institute for Media and Society (IMS) were today named among 15 “Global champions of free expression” that have been shortlisted for the 2019 Index on Censorship

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MRA Condemns Raid on Daily Trust, Calls for Punitive Measures against Perpetrators

MRA Condemns Raid on Daily Trust, Calls for Punitive Measures against Perpetrators

🕔13:23, 7.Jan 2019

LAGOS, Monday, January 7, 2019: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today condemned the military invasion, occupation and takeover of the Abuja and Maiduguri offices of Daily Trust newspaper and called on the Federal Government to take punitive action against the perpetrators

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MRA Names Ministry of Defence 70th Inductee into its ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Updated

🕔05:00, 3.Dec 2018

LAGOS, Monday, December 3, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today named the Ministry of Defence as the 70th inductee into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame”, accusing the Ministry of refusing to submit itself to civilian oversight by

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Media Rights Agenda Inducts Lagos University Teaching Hospital into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

Media Rights Agenda Inducts Lagos University Teaching Hospital into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Updated

🕔05:00, 26.Nov 2018

Lagos, Monday, November 26, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” for undermining the right to information in Nigeria guaranteed by the FOI Act, evidenced by

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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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MRA Inducts PTDF into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’, Expresses Concern over Government’s Failure to Act

MRA Inducts PTDF into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’, Expresses Concern over Government’s Failure to Act

🕔09:22, 22.Oct 2018

LAGOS, Monday, October 22, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today named the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) its 65th inductee into the “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame”, saying it was extremely concerned about the pervasive culture of non-compliance

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Council of Legal Education becomes recipient of the FOI Hall of Shame Award

Council of Legal Education becomes recipient of the FOI Hall of Shame Award Updated

🕔11:19, 15.Oct 2018

Lagos: Monday, October 15, 2018: The Council of Legal Education (CLE) was today inducted into the “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” by Media Rights Agenda (MRA), which accused the institution of consistently failing to comply with its duties and

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