Tags : FOI

International Day for Universal Access to Information: “Guarantee Public Access

Governments at all levels have been advised to recognise the importance of respecting legal and institutional frameworks that guarantee the right to information in the Country in line with continental and international standards. The International Press Centre, IPC, gave the advise on Monday, September 28, 2020, in a statement signed by its Communications Officer, Ms. […]

Fani-Kayode Withdraws Word “Stupid” Used Against A Journalist, Fails To

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, in a statement disclosed that he has withdrawn the word “stupid” which he had used against a journalist. It would be recalled that Fani-Kayode had verbally attacked Eyo Charles, a Daily Trust journalist, who asked him a question during a press conference in Calabar, Cross River last week. […]

“Journalists’ Defense Lies In Sticking To Good Journalism” -Lanre Arogundade

Nigeria has one of the strict regulation on campaign finance in Africa but they are ‘paper tiger’, no compliance. A renowned Social Commentator and Campaign Finance Expert, Mr Jide Ojo, stated this at a 2-day workshop organised by the International Press Centre, Nigeria, (IPC), for Journalists on use of FOI Act and Investigative Reporting; adding […]