The Publisher of Watchdog Reporters died on Christmas Day in his sleep after battling kidney failure for five years.
The journalist made the allegation via her Twitter handle.
Abhay Thakur, Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, made the pledge on Wednesday in Abuja when he received a team from NAN led by the Managing Director, Buki Ponle.
Fani-Kayode, who was the spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Council for the 2019 elections, said this in a statement on Tuesday.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the killing of Ekom, who was also a former Information Officer with Akun Local Government Area of the state, comes barely seven days after the killing of five people in the state.
An accredited journalist covering the United Nations headquarters in New York has tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Ahmed Hussein-Suale was shot three times by men on a motorbike while driving home from work on Wednesday in the capital Accra, said his production company Tiger Eye PI.
Japanese diplomats in Turkey confirmed the released man was Jumpei Yasuda, a 44-year-old freelancer who was reported to have been captured by an AlQaeda affiliate after entering Syria from Turkey in 2015.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Abiri, who was received at the Nigerian Union of Journalists Press Centre, expressed his optimism of getting justice.
A press release by Ceciliah Kimuyu, Senior Account Manager at Continental Reinsurance PLC, stated that there were three categories of the awards but Onwumere emerged the overall winner.
The officers beat up Eyiangho at about 11: 15 a.m. when he was assigned to cover the fracas between the FRSC personnel and officials of the Abuja Environmental Protection Board who had gone there to seal the corps’ premises for noncompliance with environmental laws.
The Nigerian Police will on Thursday (tomorrow) arraign Timothy Elombah and Daniel Elombah over allegations of terrorism and cyber crime.
The abductors also killed a member of staff of Federal Road Safety Commission who rushed out to help the victims.
Two suspects, who were arrested for interstate armed robbery, have revealed how they gang raped a kidnapped NTA journalist after collecting N1 million ransom from her family.
A Democracy inclined Non-Governmental Organization- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA [HURIWA] has expressed both shock and consternation at the death of the renowned journalist and Vice Chairman of Sun group of newspapers, Mr. Dimgba Igwe.
One of Nigeria’s veteran journalists, Dimgba Igwe, is dead.
An unknown number of gunmen Friday stormed the Federal Radio Cooperation of Nigeria (FRCN) Training School, Shogunle branch, Lagos State, raping and robbing many of the female trainee journalists.
The accused, who lives at 41, Adeba Street, Lakowe, Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos State, is facing a two-count charge of urinating in a drainage and resisting arrest
The delegates are currently reviewing the draft rules that will guide proceedings in the next three months that the conference is supposed to last
It is a misnomer for a person to be addressed as an employer of labour yet not be able to pay the salary that goes with labour when it is expected. Not be able? I am not buying. Obaigbene, the flamboyant publisher of ThisDay and other titles, truly appears able to offset the wage bill of his employees even before each month gets to the midfield. It then becomes a puzzle of inexplicable proportion why the well-to-do entrepreneur has taken to this attitude