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Fani-Kayode expresses regret for using “stupid” word against a journalist

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has expressed regret for the insulting words he used against a journalist. In a statement on Wednesday, he...

Lai Mohammed orders detention of journalist for 12 days- CDHR

The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights has alleged that radio personality, Rotimi Jolayemi, aka Oba Akew  has been arrested by the order...

Treason: Court refuses to grant bail to journalist, Agba Jalingo

A Federal High Court sitting in Calabar  has refused to grant bail to Journalist, Agba Jalingo. Jalingo is facing charges of treasonable felony, terrorism and...

DSS operatives allegedly whisk away journalist in Bayelsa

Four armed men suspected to be operatives of Directorate of Security Services (DSS) on Saturday whisked away a journalist, Jones Abiri, to an disclosed...

No journalist is in detention in Nigeria, FG replies CPJ

The Federal Government has debunked the report by the press freedom organisation, Committee To Protect Journalists (CPJ), that a certain Nigerian journalist has been in detention for...

Crosscheck fact before writing, cleric cautions journalists against sensationalism

The Catholic Bishop of Auchi Diocese, Gabriel Dunia, on Sunday called on journalists in the country to shun sensational reporting and always crosscheck facts...

Non-payment of journalists’ salary major threat to press freedom – Sani

The Senator representing Kaduna Central District, Shehu Sani, has stated that non-payment of salaries to journalist is a threat to Nigeria's democracy.

Presidency: Journalist’s claim that only 15 of 113 Chibok girls alive...

The Presidency has dismissed Ahmed Salkida’s latest information that only 15 of the remaining 113 abducted Chibok schoolgirls in captivity of Boko Haram were...

Charge Ezimakor to court of release him, NUJ tells DSS

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), FCT Council, has demanded that the Department of State Service (DSS) should immediately release its member, Tony Ezimakor,...

Policeman beats journalist black and blue in Bayelsa for asking question

Bayelsa State Correspondent of The Guardian, Julius Osahon, escaped death by whisker after he was brutalised by a Police Sergeant attached to the state...