My passion for journalism supersedes my academic pursuit
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My passion for journalism supersedes my academic pursuit ― Abe, best campus journalist in Ogun

A three-man panel of judges unanimously adjudged a former Editor-in-Chief of The Academia Campus Journalists, University of Ibadan (FCE Abeokuta affiliated campus), Olamide Abe, as the “Campus Journalist of the Year” during the 2021 edition […]

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Winning ‘Campus Journalist of the Year’ award came as a surprise ― Ishaq-Ringim

Abdulhaleem Ishaq-Ringim of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) recently won ‘Best Syndicated Writer Award’ and was adjudged winner of the ‘Campus Journalist of the Year’ award at the 2021 Campus Journalism Awards (CJA) organised by […]

Samad Uthman
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How WAMECA award-winning investigative report affected my health — Samad Uthman

Samad Uthman, a multimedia journalist with Dataphyte was adjudged joint winner of the West Africa Journalist of the Year award at the 2021 West Africa Media Excellence Conference and Awards (WAMECA) alongside Kwetey Nartey from […]

people's check
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People’s Check will become an authority in fact-checking globally ― Founder

People’s Check, a student-run fact-checking organisation which aims to reduce information disorder and fake news in Nigeria was founded by Quadri Sultan, a 300-level Mass Communication student at the Lagos State University, Ojo. In this […]

Adejuwon Soyinka
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What I have learnt working for international media organisations – Soyinka

Adejuwon Soyinka, a 2019 Emmy Awards nominee, is Regional Editor (West Africa) The Conversation Africa. Before his present appointment, he was Editor/Head, BBC Pidgin Service at BBC World Service, Senior Special Assistant (Media) to the […]

Lekan Otufodunrin
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What journalism practice of over 30 years taught me ― Otufodunrin [2]

Lekan Otufodunrin resigned as Online Editor of The Nation newspaper on December 31, 2018, to oversee his non-governmental organisation, Media Career Development Network which focuses on media career development. In this interview, the soft-spoken, unassuming […]

Lekan Otufodunrin, journalism practice, democracy
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What journalism practice of over 30 years taught me ― Otufodunrin [1]

Lekan Otufodunrin resigned as Online Editor of The Nation newspaper on December 31, 2018, to oversee his non-governmental organisation, Media Career Development Network which focuses on media career development. In this interview, the soft-spoken, unassuming […]

Professor Lai Oso, Hate Speech Bill
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Why Nigerian media is afraid about Hate Speech Bill ― Lai Oso 

Professor Lai Oso is one of Nigeria’s most widely published communication researchers. A former Dean, School of Communication, Lagos State University, LASU, he is the national president of the Association of Communication Scholars and Professionals […]