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NUJ demands release of Daily Trust editor

By Hamza Suleiman   The Borno State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has condemned the continued detention of Daily Trust editor, Uthman Abubakar,...

Censorship: White House bars CNN reporter after Donald Trump brands him...

A CNN correspondent was denied entry to the White House on Wednesday evening following a heated row with President Donald Trump, who called him a "rude, terrible person" during a press conference. 

2019 Election: Lai Mohammed tasks journalists on fake news

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has appealed to Nigerian journalists to avoid fake news during the forthcoming general election. 

Khashoggi’s killing renews calls for journalists’ safety in Nigeria

  By Prudence Arobani     The killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi on October 2 has continued to draw global outrage, especially at a time when journalists...

Presidency seeks enforcement of laws to curb abuse of social media

  By Femi Ogunshola and Bukola Adewunmi     The Presidency has called for strict enforcement of law by security agents to curb abuse of social media.     Mrs Lauretta...

Premium Times demands immediate release of its reporter, Samuel Ogundipe

Premium Times demands immediate release of its reporter, Samuel Ogundipe   PREMIUM TIMES hereby calls for the immediate release of its reporter, Samuel Ogundipe, who was...

Russians bury three journalists killed in Central Africa

  MOSCOW (Reuters) - Three Russian TV journalists killed in Central African Republic last month while investigating the activities of a clandestine firm of Russian...

CPJ demands release of Journalists detained without charge in Uganda

The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) on Thursday declared that the Ugandan government should immediately release eight employees of a national newspaper, Red Pepper, who are...

Israel moves to shut down local operations of Al Jazeera

  By Ori Lewis JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel plans to revoke the media credentials of Al Jazeera TV journalists, close its Jerusalem bureau and pull the Qatar-based...

Salvador Adame is the 7th Mexican journalist murdered in 2017

The burned body of Salvador Adame, a journalist and founder of local news channel 6TV, was discovered in the western Mexican state of Michoacan, authorities announced on June 26: "After...

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