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

World Environment Day: U.S. Consulate, YALI alumni plant trees with schoolkids

By SDNonline Though this year's World Environment Day, 5 June 2021, is gone and past, some of its importance would remain visible in the ecosystem, especially in relation to preventing, halting, and reversing environmental damages to our ecosystems.  In Lagos, as in other major cities of the world, the Day was commemorated with landmark activities. … Continue reading World Environment Day: U.S. Consulate, YALI alumni plant trees with schoolkids

EU, UK, US, Canada, Ireland disappointed over FG’s Twitter ban

By SDNonline The diplomatic missions of Canada, the European Union (Delegation to Nigeria), the Republic of Ireland, the United Kingdom and the United States of America have expressed their disappointment over Nigeria government's ban of Twitter. According to the diplomatic missions, the action of the Federal Government contravenes the fundamental human right of freedom of … Continue reading EU, UK, US, Canada, Ireland disappointed over FG’s Twitter ban

Twitter Ban: MRA, IPC threaten to lodge complaints before AU, UN bodies

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) and the International Press Centre (IPC) have condemned the Federal Government’s indefinite suspension of Twitter in Nigeria and threatened to lodge a formal complaint before the appropriate agencies of the African Union (AU) and the United Nations (UN) if the Government does not immediately rescind the ban, arguing that the action … Continue reading Twitter Ban: MRA, IPC threaten to lodge complaints before AU, UN bodies

British Council: Tackling climate change issues at the global stage

By Funmi Falobi As Nations of the world grapple with climate change issues, it can no longer be denied that climate change affects everyone - from lifestyle to food security and standard of living. In some climes, there is connection between climate change and poverty, while it could be climate change and insecurity as could … Continue reading British Council: Tackling climate change issues at the global stage