Tag: Journalist

Man Who Kissed Spanish TV Reporter Convicted of Sexual Assault

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2020

A passerby who kissed a reporter during a live TV broadcast in Spain has been convicted of sexual assault and aggression. The Daily Mail reported ... Read More

DSS releases journalist Jones Abiri

admin- April 1, 2019

operatives of Directorate of Security Services (DSS) on Saturday whisked away a journalist, Jones Abiri in Bayelsa Jones Abiri, the editor and publisher of the ... Read More

President Buhari Hails Chief Timawus Mathias at 70

Henry Solomon- December 6, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday 5th December 2018, felicitated with veteran broadcaster, columnist and media consultant, Chief Timawus Mathias, as he turns 70. President Buhari ... Read More

PCNI Trains Journalists on Humanitarian and Development Reporting – Alkasim AbdulKadir

Tanimu- November 28, 2018

The Presidential Committee on North East Initiative, PCNI, has tasked journalists in Nigeria’s troubled North-East zone on conflict sensitive, humanitarian and development reporting. At a ... Read More

Adel al-Jubeir Pledges Full Probe into Khashoggi Killing

Henry Solomon- October 23, 2018

Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Tuesday the kingdom was committed to a thorough and complete investigation to obtain the truth behind the ... Read More

APC Condemns Attack on Journalists in Akure

Henry Solomon- May 21, 2018

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Ondo State chapter, on Monday, condemned the attack on some journalists by hoodlums in Akure on Saturday. The News Agency ... Read More

Anti-Corruption Crusade Must Be Won, Says President Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- May 15, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja vowed never to allow history to repeat itself like during his term as military Head of State when ... Read More

Media Must Rise to Check Dictatorial Tendencies, dDfend Democracy

Tanimu- May 7, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has urged journalists to ensure that they unreservedly monitor public office holders in ... Read More

Nasarawa Govt to Train Information Officers on New Media

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2017

Nasarawa State Government said on Monday it would train information officers in the state on modern trend of journalism for effective service delivery. Mr. Abdulhamid ... Read More

Gov. Al-Makura Charge Journalists To Ensure Fair Reportage

Tanimu- November 10, 2017

Nasarawa State Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura tasks journalists to ensure a free and fair reportage of Nasarawa state. His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura has tasked ... Read More

Zimbabwean Journalist Detained For Writing Against Mugabe’s Wife

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2017

A Zimbabwean journalist has been detained for writing a news story deemed insulting to the country’s first lady, Grace Mugabe, a legal aid group said ... Read More

Court Throws Out Suit By Police Against Journalist

Henry Solomon- July 31, 2017

A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday struck out a suit instituted by the police against a journalist in Kaduna accused of incitement. The police ... Read More

News Summary 15th December, 2016 CAS Decorates Promoted Senior Officers…

Abdul Jimoh- December 15, 2016

NTA News Summary CAS Decorates Promoted Senior Officers In motivating its personnel as the military makes a final push to dislodge Boko Haram terrorists in ... Read More

Death Of Dele Giwa: Journalists Call For Re-Visiting Of Investigation Into Case

Henry Solomon- October 20, 2016

Late Dele Giwa, Editor and Founder of Newswatch Magazine Thirty years after the brutal murder of Nigerian Journalist, Editor and founder of Newswatch Magazine, Dele ... Read More

DHQ Warns Against Undue Coverage Of Military Operation

Henry Solomon- September 14, 2016

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters (DHQ) warned the media against coverage of military operations without due authorization from the military authorities. This was stated in a ... Read More

We Will Ensure Justice and Fairness In The Fight Against Corruption – President Buhari

Henry Solomon- September 12, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari says patriotic Nigerians have nothing to fear in the fight against corruption as his administration will ensure justice and fairness to all. This ... Read More

AUC Chairperson Calls for African Media to Tell the Truth While Reporting Their Stories in a Way to Hold Their Leadership Accountable and Promote Agenda 2063

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 15, 2016

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, AU Chairperson Kigali, Rwanda 14 July 2014 - The African Union Commission (AUC) Chairperson, H.E Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has called on the African ... Read More

President Buhari Says Military Elites Have A Role In Building A New Nation… Soldiers ought to also be public intellectuals

Abdul Jimoh- July 3, 2016

Buratai, middle being decorated by President Buhari, left and VP Osinbajo (PHOTO: NAN)  Laolu Akande; Kaduna Our country at this time needs a new group ... Read More

Information Minister Condoles NUJ Over Journalist Death

Tanimu- June 19, 2016

Lai MohammedMinister of Information and Culture Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has condoled with the Nigeria Union of ... Read More

President Buhari Condemns Increased Global Risk To Journalists

Tanimu- April 30, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja condemned the increased global risk to journalists in the performance of their professional duties. The President spoke at ... Read More