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Brekete Family: CPJ urges FG to investigate death threat to BBC reporter

THE Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has urged Nigerian authorities to conduct a swift and thorough investigation into the death threats received by BBC...

NBC suspends embattled broadcaster “Ordinary President”, sanctions radio for unprofessionalism

NATIONAL Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has suspended Human Rights Radio Station on the grounds of violating broadcasting codes and betrayal of the public’s trust. The NBC...

BBC investigation reveals thousands of boys kept in chains, tortured, abused in Islamic schools across Sudan

AN undercover investigation by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), has revealed that thousands of boys have been kept under chains and serious torture and...
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Six months after Abule Ado explosion, new evidence shows NNPC’s claim as incorrect

SIX months after a deadly explosion at Abule-Ado area around Festac town in Amuwo Odofin Local Government area of Lagos State left over 20...

Human rights lawyer sentenced to prison for speaking to media in Egypt

ZYAD El-Elaimy, a human rights lawyer, former Member of Parliament and one of the leaders of the Egyptian Social Democratic Party was on Tuesday,...

Fifty years hence, the Nigeria on my mind

BY Ayodele AKINKUOTU MANY Nigerians think President Muhammadu Buhari is the leader the nation needs at a time like this. On January 15, 2020,...
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SURVEY: 63 per cent of Lagos undergrads blame indecent dressing for sexual abuse

A NEW survey conducted across six tertiary institutions in Lagos State has revealed that most students believed that indecent dressing is responsible for prevalence...

Of cancers and media reportage

By Wole SOYINKA HERE we go again! I have not seen the final presentation of a BBC feature programme on Health Awareness in which my...

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Shell suspends sale of Nigerian oil assets

SHELL has suspended its decision to divest its Nigerian onshore oil assets, choosing instead to comply with the outcome...

Insecurity: 289 killed in worship centres within 18 months across Nigeria

THE rate of attack on worship centres leading to death has again been brought to the fore with the...

Owo massacre: Report accuses FG of shielding herdsmen by blaming terrorists

THE Nigerian government deliberately blamed the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) for last month's terror attack on St....

Coda Story accepts candidates for Bruno reporting fellowships

CODA Story is accepting candidates for the Bruno Reporting Fellowships, sponsored by Martin Walker's Bruno Foundation.  The fellowship will provide US$5,000...

Buhari makes 12 foreign trips in six months, might exceed N1. 5bn budget

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari recently went to Lisbon, Portugal for a state visit, this has clocked his twelfth international trip...
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