The Partnership for Media and Democracy (PAMED) has called on the Federal Government to restrain the Nigerian Army from monitoring the social media activities of Nigerians, describing the action as a violation of the rights of Nigerians to freedom of expression and the privacy of their communications guaranteed by the Constitution and international human […]
Communiqué of the Stakeholders’ Post-Election Forum on Lagos State Local Government Election Held on Thursday August 10, 2017 at All Seasons Conference Centre, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos. COMMUNIQUÉ Introduction The International Press Centre (IPC) held a one-day Stakeholders’ Post-Election Forum on the recent Lagos State Local Government Election on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at the main […]
The International Press Centre, Lagos-Nigeria condemns the assault of Mr. Amadin Uyi a reporter with the Silverbird Television, Abuja who was brutalized by police officers during the peace anti-Buhari protest at Unity Fountain in Abuja on Tuesday 8th of August, 2017. According to report from Premium Times, the victim alongside his camera man was brutally […]
What happened at IFEX at 25? Marking our 25th anniversary defending freedom of expression and information, we gathered in Montreal for the 2017 IFEX Strategy Conference. The focus was on our version of the ‘3 Rs’ – Rights, Resistance and Resilience. In other words, what our members fight for, the way they fight and […]
The International Press Centre, Lagos-Nigeria has condemned the murder of Mr. Lawrence Okojie a reporter with the Nigerian Television Authority, Benin City, capital of Edo State-Nigeria, who was allegedly killed by gunmen on the night of Saturday July 8, 2017. Media reports said the deceased was dropped off by NTA staff bus at Ogunola Junction […]
AFEX Calls for Immediate End to Impunity for Crimes against Journalists in Africa July 5, 2017 The African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX), a network of African freedom of expression groups, has expressed serious concerns about the increased incidents of attacks against journalists, media practitioners and free expression advocates on the continent, and urged governments […]
A One day learning workshop, sharing learning experiences success stories and impact of efforts by Lagos communities in facilitating social provisioning and on the use of Community Development Charter. #SCEEPLAGOS in Ikorodu Community.
Strengthening Citizens Engagement in Electoral Process (SCEEP) A One day learning workshop, sharing learning experiences success stories and impact of efforts by Lagos communities in facilitating social provisioning and use Community Development Charter. #SCEEPLAGOS in Shomolu Community.
The International Press Centre Lagos-Nigeria has expressed concern about the invasion of the Lagos premises of The Sun Newspaper by representatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) on Monday, 12th of June. IPC described the act, done without any legal backing or justification, as a violation of the individual rights of the journalists […]