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Peter Obi Support Network (POSN) Condemns Mahdi

Wednesday, September 21, 2022
The Peter Obi Support Network (POSN) views with shock and disappointment a video of Mahdi Shehu resorting to ethnic and religious dog whistle campaign for his preferred candidate. Mahdi Shehu is an elder statesman, and so someone of his repute should be careful with his messaging so as not to hea ...

MRA Sues Nbc For Refusing To Disclose Status Of Payment Of License Fees By Broad

Monday, September 19, 2022
Lagos, Monday, 19 September 2022: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) announced today that it has filed a Freedom of Information (FOI) suit at the Federal High Court in Lagos against the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) for its refusal to act on the organization rsquo;s information request seekin ...

Tunde Onakoya Bags Budgit’s Active Citizens Award; Debt Management Office, Mr Ma

Sunday, September 18, 2022
On Saturday, September 10, 2022, BudgIT, a foremost civic-tech organisation leading the advocacy for accountability, transparency and effective service delivery in Nigeria and four other African countries, officially announced and celebrated the winners of the maiden edition of the Active Citizens r ...

Hajj Reporters Hold Annual Lecture, Awards

Friday, September 16, 2022
The Independent Hajj Reporters (IHR) has concluded arrangements for its annual lecture and awards series for Hajj 2022 on September 22. The Civil Society Organisation (CSO), whose membership consists of practicing journalists covering Hajj and Umrah activities in Nigeria and the Kingdom of Saudi ...

Diaspora Group Blasts Abubakar Malami Calls For His disbarment

Wednesday, September 14, 2022
Washington DC, September 14, 2022: The influential US-based Nigerian watchdog, the Nigerian-American Coalition for Justice and Democracy (NACJD- the Coalition), has in a recent statement signed by her Chairman Professor Eddie Oparaoji and Secretary Mr Chijike Ndukwu, accused the Attorney Gene ...

A Statement By Frank Nweke Jr, Reacting To The Attack Of Senator Ifeanyi Uba

Monday, September 12, 2022
I received with horror the news of the attack on Senator Ifeanyi Uba 39;s convoy in Anambra State. I thank God for sparing the life of Sen. Uba and deeply commiserate with him and the families of his aides and the security agents who sadly, lost their lives. These incessant reports of violence a ...

MRA Asks NBC To Disclose Payments Of License Fees  By Broadcasters In Nigeria An

Monday, September 12, 2022
Lagos, Monday, September 12, 2022: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has asked the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to disclose to it the status of payment of license fees by all broadcasting stations and platforms operating in Nigeria and the amount of indebtedness of each of the stations owin ...

Nigeria Backs Saudi Call For Stable Oil Markets

Sunday, August 28, 2022
Nigeria is in alignment with the call by HRH Prince Abdulaziz Bin Salman, Minister of Energy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to address the disconnect between paper and physical oil markets in order to ensure a true reflection of the existing fundamentals. Stable oil market is for the benefit of ...

MRA Condemns NBC’s Revocation Of Licenses Of 52 Broadcast Stations

Saturday, August 20, 2022
Lagos, Friday, August 19, 2022: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has condemned today rsquo;s revocation and withdrawal of the broadcast licenses of 52 broadcast stations across Nigeria by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) describing the action as ill-advised, insensitive and antithetical to ...

Emirates Suspends All Flights From Nigeria Effective 1st September 

Thursday, August 18, 2022
Statement from Emirates Airlines ldquo;Emirates has tried every avenue to address our ongoing challenges in repatriating funds from Nigeria, and we have made considerable efforts to initiate dialogue with the relevant authorities for their urgent intervention to help find a viable solution. ...
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