Nigerian leader’s support for media freedom

Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan says his administration would continue to uphold media freedom as enshrined in the constitution. He said that as a firm believer in the right of the media, he would stop at nothing to ensure that journalists continue to carry out their duties without let or hindrance.…

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Nigerian Journalists’ Leadership Challenge

Pius Ede, out-going Vice-President of Zone ‘F’ of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), comprising of Rivers, Cross-River, Akwa-Ibom, Delta Bayelsa and Edo states, has history beckoning on his hands. The tall, elegant, amiable Ede would have the opportunity to conduct, free, fair, credible. Going by the history of the…

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Media and Arab Spring: Views from Dublin

With all the hype about the social media and its role in stimulating political change in the Arab world, scholars and journalists from around the world who gathered in Dublin at a conference on Media and Arab Spring agreed that there was more to the uprising than just social media.…

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