Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Proposed media law puts Pakistani journalists on the boil

Over the last few days Pakistan’s media have been up in arms against the Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government. The trigger was an attack on...

#TwitterBan: Nigeria must protect freedom of expression -US, UK, EU envoys insist

The envoys of the United States, United Kingdom and the European Union in Nigeria among others, have insisted that the Federal Government’s suspension of...

NBC orders all broadcast stations to suspend Twitter handles

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, has directed all broadcast stations in Nigeria to suspend the patronage of Twitter immediately. This directive is contained in a...

Nigeria’s FOIA clocks 10 years, MRA demands compliance

The Freedom of Information Act, FOIA, signed into law by the former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan is now 10 years in effect. The FOIA...

NBC suspends broadcasting license of Brekete Family Radio

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, has suspended the license of the Human Rights Radio, Brekete Family Show, for recurring unprofessional conduct by the owner...

Law TV named media partner at NBA-SPIDEL Conference

Law TV has been selected a media partner to offer its multi-pronged media coverage service at the NBA-SPIDEL Annual Conference 2021. The service will include...

Guild of Editors rejects NBC N5m fine on Channels TV, Inspiration FM

The Nigerian Guild of Editors has rejected the N5m ( five million naira) fine imposed on Channels Television and Inspiration FM respectively by the...

NBC fines Channels TV, Inspiration FM N5m each over IPOB interview

The National Broadcasting Commission on Thursday slammed a fine of N5million each on Channels TV and Inspiration FM Lagos. The commission’s acting Director-General, Armstrong Idachaba,...

World Press Freedom Day: Atiku, others seek press freedom in Nigeria

Former Vice-President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, governors of Edo and Lagos states, Godwin Obaseki, and Babajide Sanwo-Olu respectively, as well as Lagos State chapter...

World Press Freedom Day 2021: History, Significance and a lot more

Every year World Press Freedom Day is celebrated on May 3 to commemorate journalists and highlight the difficulties they face while discharging their constitutional...

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