IPC calls for thorough investigation into David Ekanem’s murder

By SDNonline International Press Centre (IPC) has condemned the reported grisly murder of David Ekanem, popularly known as 'Itiat Zion', a member of staff at FAD FM, in Calabar, Cross River State. His death is coming barely few days away from International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists where it was revealed that … Continue reading IPC calls for thorough investigation into David Ekanem’s murder

Winners of USAID/Nigeria Covid-19 food security challenge emerged

By SDNonline USAID/Nigeria has announced the selection of 32 winners of their COVID-19 Food Security Challenge. The winning small and medium enterprises will receive awards totaling $4 million in funding and technical assistance to implement their solutions that improve food security in Nigeria. 12 winners are women-led businesses, 31 are new USAID partners. This competition … Continue reading Winners of USAID/Nigeria Covid-19 food security challenge emerged

IPC creates situation room on #EndSars anniversary coverage, tasks security operatives on finding missing journalist

{By SDNonline} As part of efforts to ensure that any assault on journalists covering diverse activities to commemorate the #Endsars protest are well documented, the International Press Centre (IPC) has set up a situation room to closely monitor the safety and the rights of journalists and other media professionals in their coverage of the "One … Continue reading IPC creates situation room on #EndSars anniversary coverage, tasks security operatives on finding missing journalist

International Girl Child Day: CEE-HOPE launches female football club

By SDNonline In commemorating 2021 International Girl Child Day, CEE-HOPE has launched its female football club called Carol Queens. The first set of the team was drawn from communities across Lagos State with age range from 13-18years.The organisation also launched its docu-drama entitled "Rape of Justice." According to the Executive Director, Betty Abah, the initiative … Continue reading International Girl Child Day: CEE-HOPE launches female football club

NGO clamours for more leadership roles for women in Ogun

By SDNonline The 100 Women Lobby Group, Ogun Chapter has expressed its displeasure over the situation of women and girls in leadership in the state that has not improved since the advent of democracy in Nigeria. The group disclosed this in an 11-point communiqué issued at the end of its gender mainstreaming session for profiled … Continue reading NGO clamours for more leadership roles for women in Ogun

Hope for IDPs as JFC, WACC foster welfare, rights issues in Nigeria

By SDNonline A faith-based media NGO, Journalists For Christ (JFC) International Outreach, in partnership with World Association for Christian Communication (WACC) and the Bread for the World (German Protestant Agency for Diaconia Development), have launched a project aimed at bringing to the limelight for institutional attention, the rights and welfare issues faced by Internally Displaced … Continue reading Hope for IDPs as JFC, WACC foster welfare, rights issues in Nigeria

Focus, hardwork, God factor has helped me in life – Prof Tola Sunday

By Funmi Falobi Oloruntola Sunday, Professor of Mass Communication, University of Lagos has attributed his achievements in life to hardwork, focus and divine Providence. Speaking at a forum organised by the Journalists for Christ (JFC) International Outreach, a faith-based organisation for journalists and allied professionals to celebrate his recent Professorial promotion, Sunday said there are … Continue reading Focus, hardwork, God factor has helped me in life – Prof Tola Sunday

HUFFPED sensitises Lagos residents on GBV

By Funmi Falobi In order to reduce the rate of Gender Based Violence (GBV) in Lagos state, a Non-Governmental Organisation, Humanity Family Foundation on Peace and Development (HUFFPED) has carried out a sensitisation programme for residents and uniform service men in Ikorodu Local Government Area of the state. The programme organised by HUFFPED in collaboration … Continue reading HUFFPED sensitises Lagos residents on GBV