Category: Media Landscape

Osinbajo’s security aides reportedly beat up journalist at Aso Rock

  Abayomi Adeshida, a photo-journalist with Vanguard, was on Thursday morning reportedly beaten up by security aides of Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo. According to reports, the incident took place at the banquet hall of the presidential villa in Abuja where the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), chaired by Abike Dabiri-Erewa, organised a summit. Adeshida was taking […]

Social media bill: We’ll vigorously challenge this illegality Nationally and Internationally- SERAP tells Senate

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project(SERAP) has vowed to challenge the social media regulation bill that is being reintroduced by the senate. The senate yesterday November 5th reintroduced the bill which according to the sponsor of the bill, Senator Mohammed Sani Musa, is to curtail the spread of fake information on social media. Reacting to […]

See The Shocking Moment A Journalist Was Diagnosed With Breast Cancer Live On Air (Video)

A journalist was diagnosed with breast cancer after agreeing to live-stream her first ever mammogram for breast cancer awareness month. Ali Meyer, 41, appeared relaxed and happy while sharing preparations for what she thought would be a routine screening at the Stephenson Cancer Center in Oklahoma City last October. But the KFOR reporter filmed herself […]

N90bn: Wazobia FM Retracts Osinbajo Story, Apologises To VP

Wazobia FM has apologised and retracted its story on the allegations made by Timi Frank that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo received N90 billion from FIRS as campaign funds for 2019 polls. Wazobia FM apologized to Prof. Osinbajo, saying that it had since discovered, like other well-meaning individuals and Nigerian organisations including Vanguard Newspaper that the […]

NBC sanctions 45 stations that breached the broadcasting code in the 2nd quarter of 2019

The National Broadcasting Commission has sanctioned 45 broadcasting stations which allegedly breached its code in the 2nd quarter of 2019. NBC Director General, Mallam Ishaq Kawu, made this known while addressing a news conference on Wednesday in Abuja. He said the contraventions included breaches of the rules on hate speech, abusive and inflammatory broadcast. Kawu […]

Two Female radio staffers walk out of FM live show in South Africa to Protest Massive Rape Against Women (Watch Video)

While a number of their men are looting shops and killing foreign nationals in their country in the guise of Xenophobic attacks, women in South Africa are enraged over the massive rape, killing and harassment of the females by men in that country. Two women staffers staged a walkout during the live broadcast of The Uprising morning […]