Month: October 2020

New $90 Million Global Challenge to Fund Bold Solutions to Address Systemic Inequities

New $90 Million Global Challenge to Fund Bold Solutions to Address Systemic Inequities

Racial Equity 2030 seeks to scale transformative ideas that will improve the lives of children, families and communities across the globe. W.K. Kellogg Foundation has announced the launch of Racial Equity 2030, a call for bold solutions to drive an equitable future for children, families and communities across the globe. This came in honor of the…

#EndSARS: Police Need Comprehensive Reforms, Not SWAT –  NGIJ President

#EndSARS: Police Need Comprehensive Reforms, Not SWAT – NGIJ President

The President of the Nigerian Guild of Investigative Journalists (NGIJ), Ayoyemi Mojoyinola has faulted the establishment of the Special Weapon and Tactics Team (SWAT) unit as an immediate replacement of the Special Anti-robbery squad (SARS) which was disbanded following massive protests by Nigerian youths in reaction against the widespread brutality and injustice experienced in the…

Cyber Security: Do Your Part-#BeCyberSmart

Cyber Security: Do Your Part-#BeCyberSmart

Many Nigerians may not be aware of the significance of the month of October beyond the registered fact that it is the month of our Independence. The 1st day of the month every year is no doubt a day of celebration for most Nigerians, led by the Federal Government, to mark the independence of the…

Don’t Look Down on Any Journalist – Odusile Tells Nigerians

Don’t Look Down on Any Journalist – Odusile Tells Nigerians

The immediate past Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, and Commissioner for Information and Strategy designate in Ogun State, Alhaji Abdulwaheed Odusile has called on Nigerians and those in position of responsibilities not to look down on any Journalist, he added that hoard information from journalists may give room for rumours and insinuations. From Bola Ogunlayi,…

NUJ, NALVEJ Appreciate Saraki Footing a Member’s Medical Bill

NUJ, NALVEJ Appreciate Saraki Footing a Member’s Medical Bill

Former Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has hhas been praised for bankrolling the medical expenses of an Ilorin- based veteran journalist, Alhaji Ibrahim Salami. From Saadat Ibraheem , Ilorin Former Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has hhas been praised for bankrolling the medical expenses of an Ilorin- based veteran journalist, Alhaji Ibrahim Salami….

Achieving Oodua Republic Not Day Journey, Says Egbe Isokan Yoruba

Achieving Oodua Republic Not Day Journey, Says Egbe Isokan Yoruba

…Says ‘Yoruba One Voice’ Group Is A Fraud  A Yoruba socio-cultural Organisation in the United Kingdom, Egbe Isokan Yoruba, has condemned the purported rally slated for October 1st 2020, by a newly formed group named ‘Yoruba One Voice’. Adding that achieving Oodua Republic is not day journey. The Group described the intention behind the rally as…

Nigeria@60: We Will Use Investigative Journalism to Promote Public Accountability – NGIJ President

Nigeria@60: We Will Use Investigative Journalism to Promote Public Accountability – NGIJ President

The President of the Nigerian Guild of Investigative Journalists (NGIJ), Mojoyinola Ayoyemi, has felicitated with Nigerians as the country celebrates 60th Anniversary. He added that the Guild will use power of investigative Journalism to promote public accountability. In a statement issued on Thursday, October 1st, 2020 and signed by the National Secretary of the Guild,…