Tag: press

tosin adesinaOctober 22, 2018

Khashoggi, Kakaaki social and other wars against free speech

After a long wait, the kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the 19th of October 2018 conceded that missing Saudi Arabian ...

tosin adesinaAugust 17, 2018

Samuel Ogundipe’s arrest proves the police won’t obey Osinbajo’s SARS directive

On Wednesday, Jones Abiri, a journalist and publisher of Bayelsa-based Weekly Source newspaper detained illegally for two years by the ...

tosin adesinaJuly 7, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Jones Abiri: Is the DSS above the Law?

The last has not been heard of a detained Journalist, Mr. Jones Abiri. Until his arrest on the 21st of ...

tosin adesinaJune 20, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] UI: The bedeviling of an Academic Centre of Excellence

The power of the press is enormous and its influence, theoretically limitless. The press not only informs but also acts ...

ItunuoluwaJune 28, 2017

White House Deputy Press Secretary Sanders blasts press for “Trump-Russia hoax”

Deputy White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders accused the media, Tuesday for the false coverage of what she referred ...

ItunuoluwaJune 26, 2017

Press secretary Sean Spicer continues to leave the press and public in dark

The White House continues it’s most recent antic: shutting out the press and the public. Press secretary Sean Spicer will ...

ItunuoluwaMay 24, 2017

Poor, Poor Sean Spicer wasn’t invited to the Vatican party

President Trump’s entourage to Vatican City, Wednesday included his wife Melania, his daughter Ivanka, his son-in-law Jared Kushner and other ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 26, 2017

Donald Trump will not attend the White House correspondents’ dinner

by Dolapo Adelana US President Donald TRump has announced that he would not attend the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 24, 2017

Trump lashes out at media, calls CNN, “Clinton News Network” (WATCH)

by Dolapo Adelana US President Donald Trump, has once again lashed out at the media. Speaking on Friday at the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 6, 2016

Aisha Buhari interviewed in America (PHOTOS)

Aisha Buhari, wife of the President of Nigeria, who is in the United States of America on a working visit ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 16, 2016

Morning Devotion: NLC strike cometh, Hollande in Abuja and the tomato pests that stopped Dangote’s plant

On today’s episode, Joachim Mac-Ebong continues to address the forthcoming NLC strike, Francois Hollande’s visit to Nigeria and the suspension ...

Mazi EmekaMay 16, 2016

Opinion: Is print media dead?

Yet again, another casualty has been recorded on the global media scene. The Independent Newspapers in the United Kingdom is ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 15, 2015

Opinion: Buhari, freedom of press and the unfortunate social media bill

The media has come under attack once more. This time, it is not just the mainstream media, but the new ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 12, 2015

One newspaper denies receiving N10m from ThisDay boss, another says it got N9m

Publisher of ThisDay newspaper, Nduka Obaigbena, had in a letter to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, confirmed receipt of N670,000,000 from the office of ...

Ada IgboanugoNovember 20, 2015

Davido’s dad is getting a divorce… and the Judge doesn’t want paparazzi

It is a solemn moment for singer, Davido and his family, as his father, Deji Adeleke, is reportedly getting a divorce ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 14, 2014

Drama in the Senate, as Army Chief refuses to speak on #BokoHaram over press presence

by Kolapo Olapoju On Thursday, 13 November, a drama of sorts ensued as members of the Senate Committee on Defence ...

May 6, 2014

Opinion: It’s time to re-invent the Nigerian press

by Kingsley Ahanonu The efforts of the Nigerian press in projecting the nation’s image all these while have been commendable. ...

April 23, 2014

Perry Brimah: Dear AFP, Nigerian Press, where is Abubakar Shekau’s Nyanya video?

  You distributed the worthless messages from Shekau’s purported video quickly after the Nyanya tragedy, but it is now over ...

November 15, 2013

Vera Ezimora: Dear Ann Coulter, to have multiple orgasms from a Nigerian Prince, Press 1 – again

by Vera Ezimora Yesterday on Nigerian Twitter, people were pissed about Ann Coulter’s latest article, titles, “To Speak To A ...

January 22, 2013

State secret: Lagos bans commissioners, others from granting press interviews

Isi Esene The Lagos state government has reportedly banned commissioners, civil servants, and other public office holders from granting press ...

September 4, 2012

Review: “Hyper-competitive egotist” – American Press puts a new spin on Obama

by Dylan Byers The convergence of skeptical pieces, all of which suggest Obama has failed to live up to the mythic ...

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