Mismanagement of Media Houses Hinders Devt of Journalism in Nigeria – Ajayi

By Judith Eshemitan, Lagos   John Ajayi, Publisher/Chief Executive, Marketing Edge Magazine, brands, marketing and advertising magazine, started his journalism with The News and Temple, then moved to ThisDay, where he was privileged to introduce a column on advertising and marketing, which was a brand new genre of journalism at the time. Ajayi, in this chat […]

NBC Jams Transmissions from Radio Biafra

The National Broadcasting Commission, (NBC), has successfully jammed signals coming from the controversial Radio Biafra. This was revealed by the Federal Ministry of Information, through its Permanent Secretary, Dr. Folashade Yemi-Esan. Yemi-Esan, after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, disclosed to State House correspondents in Abuja, that the President frowned at the conditions of Journalists […]

Airtel Partners ‘Journalism Clinic’ To Train Journalists

Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has partnered The Journalism Clinic to host a four-city-four-week multimedia journalism training/road show for 100 Nigerian journalists. The exciting initiative, which is billed to start in Lagos on 27 July, will expose select journalists to tools and techniques to make their content more compelling to the vast audiences who […]

Barrister Sina Awelewa

Celebrating Veteran Broadcasters in Ekiti

By Yaqoub   Popoola /Ado-Ekiti  Recently, the immediate past Director General of the Broadcasting Service of Ekiti State (BSES) Barrister Sina Awelewa acknowledged the immense contributions of his predecessors in office, in raising the bar of broadcasting in the nation’s fountain of knowledge and land of honour in particular and Nigeria at large. Specifically on Friday […]

I want to rival Facebook – Chukwu

`Terrence Benjamin Chukwu is young but very dynamic. He runs the T.Ben Media Network. In this interview with our Reporter, Lucy Eazee, he talks about his other passion; to develop a social media that will rival the Facebook.  Enjoy this interesting interview.  Outside the person everybody is familiar with; who really are you? I am […]

INL Press Week comes alive

By Emma Maduabuchi, Assistant Features Editor This year’s Independent Newspapers Limited (INL) Press Week starts with a two-day seminar on Wednesday, December 12, to be anchored by two frontline lawyers Nigerian lawyers – Wale Ogunade and Bamidele Aturu. The media week, which is being supported by Coca-Cola Nigeria Limited and Sweet Sensation Confectioneries, is the maiden […]

Media Awards 2012

By Emma Maduabuchi, Assistant Features Editor December is here again. December is the month and season when many serious journalists and media houses look forward to awards for works done in the past year. As expected, this December comes with another loaded programme of journalism and media awards. As at yesterday, Monday, December 3, three award-giving […]