Tag: Hate Speech

NGF advises NASS on Hate Speech Bill

Abdul Jimoh- November 21, 2019

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has advised the National Assembly to hold public hearing on the hate speech bill to ensure the views of Nigerians ... Read More

Lamido Adamawa Cautions Against Hate Speech

Henry Solomon- August 12, 2019

The Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo, has cautioned past and present leaders to refrain from hate speeches capable of destroying the country. Barkindo made ... Read More

Lawmaker urges religious leaders to promote campaign against hate speech, corruption

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 23, 2018

A member of House of Representatives, Mr. Raheem Olawuyi, has called on religious leaders to promote the campaign against hate speech and corruption. Olawuyi represents ... Read More

NITDA, Facebook to Checkmate Hate Speeches

AMT Tanimu- February 23, 2018

A team from Facebook, led by its Head of Public Policy Africa, Ebele Okobi today paid a courtesy visit to the National Information Technology Development ... Read More

Steve’s Unfair Tirade Against Buhari – Garba Shehu

Abdul Jimoh- October 11, 2017

  “THAT OCTOBER 1 HATE SPEECH,” a column by Steve Nwosu the respected journalist and director of the Sun, was neither fair nor balanced. If ... Read More

NOA Reacts To Tension and Hate Speech In Nigeria

AMT Tanimu- September 15, 2017

Paul Odenyi, Abuja: Concerned by the rising tensions in the country, the National Orientation Agency (NOA) has appealed for peace, love and tolerance to stem ... Read More

Eid-el-Kabir: Head Of Service Oyo-Ita Warns Workers On Hate Speech, Sues For Peace

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2017

The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Ekanem Oyo-Ita has called on Public Servants in the country to avoid any form ... Read More

Anglican Church urges Nigerians to shun hate speech

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 27, 2017

Dr Nicholas Okoh, Primate of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) on Saturday appealed to Nigerians to avoid hate speech.‎ Okoh made the call in ... Read More

BREAKING: Acting President Osinbajo Draws Line On Hate Speech In Nigeria

AMT Tanimu- August 17, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja: I am delighted to welcome you to this special session of the National Economic Council, focusing on Security. As you’re all aware, ... Read More

Kaduna Traditional Rulers Taming Hate Speeches To End Reprisals

AMT Tanimu- January 23, 2017

Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna: The Kaduna State Council of Chiefs and Emirs has condemned the cycle of killings and reprisals in parts of southern Kaduna as ... Read More