Nigerian President Raises Alarm Over Fake News, Says Journalism Under Threat

Nigerian President Raises Alarm Over Fake News, Says Journalism Under Threat   President Muhammadu Buhari says media professionals and other stakeholders must correct and safeguard Journalism profession from the activities of…

Nigeria: Imo People Reject Traditional Ruler, Eshi of Nkwerre

Nigeria: Imo People Reject Traditional Ruler, Eshi of Nkwerre   By Fidel Njamenze Imo leaders on Monday urged Governor Emeka Ihedioha to remove the Eshi of Nkwerre, Eze Chijioke…

Unethical Conduct Of Nigerian Journalists Blamed On Poor Welfare – Group

Unethical Conduct Of Nigerian Journalists Blamed On Poor Welfare – Group   Participants at the 2019 Media Clinic on “Journalism in the Digital Age, Ethics and the Future of News”, have…

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World Bank Pledges More Intervention in Kogi as Gov. Visits Country Director

World Bank Pledges More Intervention in Kogi as Gov. Visits Country Director

  The World Bank Group has pledged more support towards development and poverty eradication in Kogi State. This indication was given on Thursday at the end of a meeting between the bank and the Kogi State Government. Director General of Media and Publicity to the…

Selby Bridge Repairs To Severely Affect Traffic In Johannesburg

Selby Bridge Repairs To Severely Affect Traffic In Johannesburg

  Johannesburg motorists will have to choose alternative routes as the M2 motorway between Crown Interchange and Maritzburg Street will be totally closed to allow for bridge rehabilitation. On Monday, the City of Johannesburg announced that the rehabilitation of Selby bridge will come into effect…

Rivers Niger, Benue Goldmine For Nigeria To Develop – Consortium

Rivers Niger, Benue Goldmine For Nigeria To Develop – Consortium   By Joseph Edegbo: A consortium of development professionals YG-CONSULT wants Nigeria to accord the…

Nigeria: FCTA Partners Indian group To Build World Class University of Technology

Nigeria: FCTA Partners Indian group To Build World Class University of Technology   By Peter Usman: The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA is set to partner with…

SDGs Implementation: Kaduna Stands Tall At UN Gen Assembly …remains a Pace-setter

SDGs Implementation: Kaduna Stands Tall At UN Gen Assembly …remains a Pace-setter   By Joseph Edegbo: Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, North West Nigeria has said…

SDGs: Nile University Hosts Training Program for 70 Students.

SDGs: Nile University Hosts Training Program for 70 Students.   Seyifunmi Adebote: Educational institutions in Nigeria are well positioned to communicate the United Nations’…

Nigeria: Media Group Advocates Policy Formulation, Adoption Of Free Compulsory Girls Education In Kaduna

Nigeria: Media Group Advocates Policy Formulation, Adoption Of Free Compulsory Girls Education In Kaduna

  Advocacies for Kaduna State Government to approve a policy and implementation framework for the provision of Free and Compulsory Education for Girls in public schools in the State, have commenced by the Africa Media Development Foundation, AMDF. The State Government had announced in 2018,…

Musician Drake Buys $400,000 Diamond Encrusted iPhone Case

Musician Drake Buys $400,000 Diamond Encrusted iPhone Case

  By Justina Auta (NAN) Canadian rapper, Aubrey Graham, popularly called Drake, has reportedly bought an iPhone cover case made of 18-karat white gold, dotted with blue and white diamonds worth $400,000. The case is covered with tiny diamonds and features an OVO owl logo…

2019 Environment Day: Appoint Professionals To Head Technical Agencies Of Govt. – Group Tells El-rufa’i

2019 Environment Day: Appoint Professionals To Head Technical Agencies Of Govt. – Group Tells El-rufa’i

  A group of Environmental journalists has advised the Kaduna State Governor, North West Nigeria, Nasir El-rufa’i to appoint professionals to man certain ministries and agencies in the State for efficiency and productivity. Specifically, the group wants an expert to be appointed as Commissioner for…

Kenya: Clean Energy Accelerator Program Kicks Off In Nairobi

Kenya: Clean Energy Accelerator Program Kicks Off In Nairobi

  The accelerator which commences from April to July 2019, aims to give the winners the tools to make their innovation ready for market and financing. During the program, start-ups will focus on developing their social business model and bringing their innovation to market by…