Ojigho gave the hints in Abuja at a three-day training organised by Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, a German foundation, for some journalists across the country, titled: “Freedom of the Press and the Codes of Conduct for Nigerian Journalists and Media Houses.”
Browsing: Dapo Olorunyomi
Olorunyomi won the CPJ award along with three other journalists from Bangladesh, Iran and Russia.
The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, stated this on Sunday in Lagos in a statement on Olorunyomi’s award.
The President’s congratulatory message was conveyed in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Saturday.
The Publisher, who spoke on Tuesday in Abuja at the opening of the 2019 National Health Dialogue organised by the newspaper, said the brave medic’s heroics should be emulated in the drive for Universal Health Coverage in Nigeria.
A book of essays in honour of frontline journalist, Dapo Olorunyomi, will be unveiled on May 27 at the Shehu Yar’Adua Centre, Abuja.
The Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism has reiterated the need for journalists across the country to ensure accuracy and accountability in the reportage of events.
Under the British colonial regime the fundamental rights of Nigerians were brutally suppressed
The lawyer gave the advice in Lagos on Sunday at the presentation of: “Compendium of High-Profile Corruption and Financial Crimes Cases in Nigeria”
Ogundipe was arrested and the Editor-in-Chief of the newspaper, Musikilu Mojeed, harassed by the purely anti-robbery outfit on a day the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, called for its reform and the need for it to operate strictly within its mandate
The management of Premium Times has also resolved to apologise to Danladi Ciroma, the North Central leader of the apex cattle breeders’ organisation, over the story published on June 25
What Buhari’s interview precipitated was our final closure and proscription. We just heard it on radio. We had advertised that we were coming out with the Buhari interview and of course, we also tried to whet appetites by disclosing some of the things Buhari said in the interview
The convocation was held on Friday
Tinubu, who was represented by the Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, described the ex-President Goodluck Jonathan-led administration as the worst culprit in the pillaging of the nation’s resources.
IPI World Congress 2018 holds in Abuja from June 21 to 23, 2018 with the theme: “Why Good Journalism Matters”
The trio, who spoke at a conference on Hate Speech and Campus Journalism Awards Ceremony organised by Youths Digest in Abuja, warned that hate speech, as evil does nobody any good, must be avoided by politicians and religious leaders in the interest of the corporate existence of the country.
The Editor of the Youths Digest magazine, Gidado Yushau Shuaib, disclosed that top public functionaries, editors and campus journalists would attend the event
He said that the organisation was collaborating with some agricultural stakeholders to effectively address the challenges facing the agricultural sector, with a view to finding the way forward.
Since Dapo is not one to talk about himself, much less celebrate a milestone, it is only fitting to do this tribute—for the sake of the younger generation of Nigerian journalists—in a country where true heroes and heroines are in short supply and charlatans and scoundrels, whether as lawmakers or chief executives, have taken over our political and social spheres.
The Chief of Army staff should be wary of busy-body consultants or lawyers who may wish to profit from the crisis by instigating him to take irrational steps against the media. No one fights the press publicly, especially credible media, in attempt to enforce censorship, not self-censorship, and get away with it unscathed