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Following last week’s publication on the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC)’s failure to successfully switch over from analogue to Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT), the commission has apologised to Nigerians for its inability to meet the June 17 international deadline. NBC had last week attributed...

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has urged the public to ignore Radio Biafra transmission. This is contained in a statement signed by Director, Public Affairs, of the commission, Awwalu Salihu,  in a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja. The statement said the commission had become aware of a pirate radio station transmitting seditious and divisive contents...

By Judith Eshemitan,  Lagos   President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the re-issuance of Presidential Villa Press Pass to Deutsche Welle correspondent, Ubale Musa, who was expelled from the villa by the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan. While presenting the reissued Villa Press Pass to Musa at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, Mr. Femi Adesina, Special...

By Judith Eshemitan,  Lagos   Following incessant attacks on journalists across the country, pressmen have reiterated the need for the provision of insurance policy by media houses for their staff. Based on the risky nature of the profession, there is the need for journalists to be insured, but the big question is how many media houses today make provision for this...

By Nkasiobi Oluikpe  / Lagos Odunfa Journalism, as far as Nigeria is concerned has come a long way. And coming a long way, it has passed through thick...

By Yaqoub   Popoola /Ado-Ekiti  Barrister Sina Awelewa Recently, the immediate past Director General of the Broadcasting Service of Ekiti State (BSES)...

By Daniel Abia, P/H   The Deputy Speaker of the Rivers State House of Assembly, Leyii Kwanee, has called on the media professionals to always display social responsibility and professional integrity in cases of political crisis. Delivering a keynote address at a media roundtable with the theme: “ The Rivers Political Crisis: Issues on Media Ethics and Practice”,...

`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...

•Photo: Bolarinwa By Emma Maduabuchi, Assistant Features Editor It was interesting watching the glee on the face of a certain Nigerian young man, as...

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...