Press Statement

BudgIT Launches FG Budget Dashboard; gives Citizen

Tuesday, February 7, 2023
BudgIT, a leading public data organisation focused on raising active citizens and civic leaders to improve governance by bridging the information gap between the government and citizens, has launched its interactive FG Budget Dashboard, a web-based platform that provides quick access to the Federal ...

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) Calls On National Assembly To Investigate Regulatory A

Monday, February 6, 2023
Lagos, Monday, February 6, 2023: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today urged the National Assembly to launch an investigation into the regulatory activities of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), accusing it of succumbing to the control of an overtly politically partisan Minister of Informa ...

Alliance For Deepening Democracy Launched To Track Planning And Conduct Of 2023

Friday, February 3, 2023
Media and civil society stakeholders have announced the launch of the Alliance for Deepening Democracy (A4DD), a coalition of organizations from various sectors working collaboratively to engage critical aspects, stages and actors in the 2023 general elections in order to ensure that its outcome ref ...

Transcorp Increases Power Generation To The National Grid As It Commissions Reha

Monday, January 30, 2023
TransAfam Power Ltd, a subsidiary of Transcorp Group, has announced the completion of the rehabilitation of its Afam 5 GT unit 20 Gas Turbine power-generating unit located at Okoloma ndash; Afam, Ndoki in Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State. The rehabilitated unit, which has been successfu ...

Aso Rock Is Not A Sanatorium , Atiku Was Never Senate President

Monday, January 30, 2023
The constant gaffes of All Progressives Congress Presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, which started as a comic relief is slowly becoming a tragedy, an embarrassment to Nigeria, Africa rsquo;s largest nation. Since Tinubu declared his intention to contest, he has made over 20 gaffes publicly. Thes ...

Media Rights Agenda Releases Sensitisation Video to Commemorate Data Privacy Day

Saturday, January 28, 2023
LAGOS, Saturday, January 28, 2023: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today released a sensitisation video to commemorate the global Data Privacy Day, which is celebrated yearly on January 28, and called on all Nigerians to educate themselves about the importance of data privacy while taking appropria ...

That Aberrant Call By Pastor(?) Tonye Cole For Declaration Of State Of Emergency

Friday, January 27, 2023
The Rivers State Government has taken notice of the call by the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), Pastor(?) Tonye Cole, for a declaration of state of emergency in Rivers State. While government is concerned by such a deviant and irresponsible call on President Muhammadu B ...

MRA’s Office Burgled, Valuables worth Millions of Naira Stolen

Monday, January 23, 2023
LAGOS, Monday, January 23, 2023: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) announced today that its office in Lagos was burgled and ransacked over the weekend by a group of unidentified intruders who made away with nine laptop computers and other valuable equipment worth millions of naira. In a statement ...

NDDC Board: We'll Mobilize Our People Now Against Pervasive Injustice - Ijaw Gro

Monday, January 16, 2023
We write to draw the attention of the general public, multi national companies operating in the Niger Delta and Oil bearing communities over the deprivation of the indigenes of oil producing communities in the recently inaugurated Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, substantive board. The f ...

Hajj Refunds: CSO Lauds Makinde, Urge Other Governors To Emulate Gesture

Monday, January 16, 2023
Independent Hajj Reporters, (IHR), a civil society organization that seeks to entrench transparency in the Hajj and Umrah industry in Nigeria has commended the Executive Governor of Oyo, Engr. Seyi Makinde over his gesture towards Hajj 2022 pilgrims from his state. Governor Makinde had ordered th ...
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