PIN

International Girls in ICT Day: PIN seeks bridge of the digital gender divide

Digital rights advocate group, Paradigm Initiative (PIN), has called for concerted efforts towards bridging the gender gap in ICT adoption as it joins the...

FG to fine brands running adverts on CNN, others N100,000,

Nigeria's federal government has said the country's brands such as Guinness, which run adverts during foreign matches must compulsorily advertise during Nigerian Premier Football...

FG permits Telcos to continue NIN registration for next 5 years

OBINNA EZUGWU The federal government has given approval to Mobile Network Operators licensed to embark on National Identity Numbers (NIN) registration, with a view to...

NBC jams Radio Biafra signals in Lagos

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has said it jammed the signals of a pirate radio claiming to be “Radio Biafra” in most parts of...
Paradigm Initiative, PIN

Paradigm Initiative announces partnership with Centre for Human Rights to drive digital inclusion

OBINNA EZUGWU Paradigm Initiative (PIN), a social enterprise that builds an ICT-enabled support system and advocates for digital rights in order to improve livelihoods for...
Dr. Francis Ottah Agbo

Reps consider bill seeking to stop journalists without media degree

The House of Representatives is working on a bill to raise the qualification for journalism practice in Nigeria to degrees or diploma in media-related...

Rivers NUJ demands immediate release of abducted journalist

BY EMEKA EJERE The Rivers State chapter of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has urged the Rivers State Police Command to take immediate action...
Adaora Ukoma

Popular blogger, Doris Adaora Ukoma is dead

Anambra based blogger, Kamuche Doris Adaora Ukoma, has reportedly died. Ukoma, the founder of popular facebook group, Ndigbo and Friends, was said to have died...

PUNCH journalist, Nnodim, others abducted in Abuja

‌Gunmen have a PUNCH journalist, Okechukwu Nnodim, at his house in the Arab road area of Kubwa, Abuja, on Wednesday night. The kidnappers also attacked...
Boko Haram terrorists

723 people killed, 407 abducted in Nigeria in one month – Report

OBINNA EZUGWU A report by a non governmental organisation, Nigeria Mourns, has shown that not less than 723 people were killed in violent attacks...