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Foundation Sponsors UNESCO-Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize

Foundation Sponsors UNESCO-Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize

🕔10:59, 10.Jan 2013

The Board of Trustees of the Helsingin Sanomat Foundation on December 11, 2012, made a contribution of $ 25,000 to sponsor the UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize 2013. The Foundation based in Finland promotes and supports freedom of expression.

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CIMA Releases New Report on Coordination and Collaboration in Media Development

🕔10:56, 10.Jan 2013

The Center for International Media Assistance (CIMA) in Washington D.C has announced the release of its latest report, Working in Concert: Coordination and Collaboration in International Media Development, written by Walter Dean; a veteran broadcast journalist, news director and an international

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Civil Society Groups Recommend Administrative Sanctions for Non-Compliance with FOI Act

🕔10:51, 10.Jan 2013

Civil society groups in Lafia, Nasarawa state, have recommended that the Attorney-General of the Federation and the relevant committees of the National Assembly should put in place administrative sanctions to make public institutions comply with the provisions of the Freedom

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UNESCO Proposes Activities to Celebrate World Radio Day 2013

🕔10:43, 10.Jan 2013

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has proposed a number of activities for stakeholders to adopt in celebrating the second World Radio Day on February 13, 2013. To commemorate the day, UNESCO has urged all countries to

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State Security Agency Detains Two Journalists for Undisclosed Reasons

🕔12:08, 4.Jan 2013

On December 24, 2012 at about 4.00am Mr. Musa Mohamed Awwal and Mr. Aliyu Saleh, two journalists with Al-Mizan, the Hausa language newspaper published in Kaduna, North-west Nigeria, were arrested and detained by heavily armed security operatives from the State Security

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