24-year sentence for Nigerian activist Bala Mubarak

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Implementation, not abstractions: FOI must be funded

MRA believes that Nigeria’s public entities should show their commitment to transparent and accountable governance by ensuring allocation of funds to implement the Freedom of Information Act.

Nigerian TV station sanctioned for broadcasting false report

Nigerian television station ‘Arise TV’ is fined approximately US$4,500 for airing a fake press release, despite a public apology and retraction of the story.

Nigerian Media Code of Election Coverage evaluated

Diverse media stakeholders assess and review the sector’s compliance with contents of Nigeria’s Media Code of Election Coverage ahead of 2023 elections.