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MRA Inducts NIPOST into its ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ for Violating the Public’s Right to Information

MRA Inducts NIPOST into its ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ for Violating the Public’s Right to Information Updated

🕔11:04, 27.Aug 2018

LAGOS, Monday, August 27, 2018: Media Rights Agenda today named the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” for the institution’s failure to comply with its duties and obligations under the FOI Act, thereby

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MRA and KICTANet launch AU Guide for Human Rights Defenders in the Digital Age Updated

🕔09:43, 23.Aug 2018

Lagos and Nairobi, Thursday, 23 August, 2018:  Media Rights Agenda (MRA) and the Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANet) have announced the launch of a Guide to the AU for Human Rights Defenders in the Digital Age, an advocacy tool designed

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MRA Names Nigerian Stock Exchange Into its ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

🕔10:17, 20.Aug 2018

Lagos, Monday, August 20, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today accused the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) of showing complete nonchalance towards the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, 2011 as it inducted the institution into its “FOI Hall of Shame”. Ms Chioma Nwaodike,

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MRA Calls for Immediate Release of Detained Premium Times Reporter

MRA Calls for Immediate Release of Detained Premium Times Reporter Updated

🕔14:42, 15.Aug 2018

LAGOS, Wednesday, August 15, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today called for the immediate and unconditional release of Mr. Samuel Ogundipe, a Premium Times newspaper reporter who was arrested yesterday and is being detained by the Nigerian Police at the

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MRA Inducts Department of Petroleum Resources into ‘FOI Hall “of Shame’

MRA Inducts Department of Petroleum Resources into ‘FOI Hall “of Shame’

🕔09:41, 13.Aug 2018

LAGOS, Monday, August 13, 2018: For its relentless dedication to secrecy and attendant disregard for the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Nigeria’s petroleum regulatory agency, into its “FOI

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MRA Inducts Bank of Industry into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ for Shrouding its Operations in Secrecy, Violating FOI Act

MRA Inducts Bank of Industry into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ for Shrouding its Operations in Secrecy, Violating FOI Act Updated

🕔07:41, 6.Aug 2018

LAGOS, Monday, August 6, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Bank of Industry (BoI) into its Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame over the institution’s preference for shrouding its operations in secrecy while completely disregarding its duties

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Agricultural Research Council Bags ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Award for Violating FOI Act

Agricultural Research Council Bags ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Award for Violating FOI Act Updated

🕔09:56, 30.Jul 2018

Lagos, Monday, July 30, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today named the Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria (ARCN) this week’s inductee into the “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” for consistently violating the provisions of the FOI Act over the past

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MRA Sues Government Over Failure to Disclose Those Who Traveled to Russia for the World Cup and Cost to Government Updated

🕔09:15, 26.Jul 2018

Lagos, Thursday, July 26, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has sued the Federal Government over its failure to disclose the lists of Nigerian footballers and coaches, supporters, government officials and their aides who travelled to Russia last month for the 2018

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MRA Inducts Environmental Standards Enforcement Agency into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

MRA Inducts Environmental Standards Enforcement Agency into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’ Updated

🕔09:34, 23.Jul 2018

Lagos, Monday, July 23, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame”, accusing it of undermining its own effectiveness by disregarding the FOI

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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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