Tag: Freedom of Information

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 20, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] NUJ needs to start acting, and stop “barking”

Briefly, the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) is the umbrella body of all journalists in the country; established on March ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 20, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] The ban of journalists in Imo is quite an aberration

It is said that power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely. So was the case of the Imo governor, Owelle ...

ToluAugust 11, 2017

Dear Nigerians, here’s how to use your Freedom of Information rights

President Muhammadu Buhari has been away from the country on a medical leave for close to 4 months now and ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 14, 2017

“Call the EFCC to order now, intimidation can never work” – NPAN tells FG

The Newspaper Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria (NPAN) says the EFCC’s invasion of The Sun newspapers is an attempt by the agency ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 8, 2015

EXCLUSIVE: ‘I was not attacked’ | El-Rufai speaks on Zaria, social media bill and Senators

A video showing an alleged attack on Nasir El-Rufai, the governor of Kaduna state in Zaria, surfaced online a few ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 2, 2015

Free speech threatened? Senate says you may spend 2 years in jail for abusive tweets

Is the end looming for freedom of speech on social media? A bill seeking a two-year jail term or N4,000,000 fine- ...

June 14, 2013

World’s youngest shoplifter? Child aged 3 in shoplifting gang caught stealing gifts in a shop

A three-year-old child is believed to have become Britain’s youngest shoplifter after being caught stealing gifts from Boots. The child ...

October 3, 2012

Show us the money: Court gives CBN 72hrs to account for Cecilia Ibru’s assets

by Isi Esene Justice Mohammed Idris of the Lagos Federal High Court yesterday ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) ...

August 1, 2012

Above the law: We are not bound by the FOI Act, says NNPC

by Stanley Azuakola One of the frustrations of ordinary Nigerians is the feeling that some people are above the law. ...

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