Digital security, trauma management panacea to Journalists’ safety

By Funmi Falobi Journalists perform the important roles of informing, educating and entertaining the public. They are imperative in the development of any society as they serve as the watchdog of the society and voice of the people. However, they face a lot of challenges in carrying out their works. They are threatened, harassed and … Continue reading Digital security, trauma management panacea to Journalists’ safety

International Day of Families: JFC urges families, professionals to use technologies for positive impact

As the world celebrates International Day of Families, Journalists for Christ (JFC) International Outreach, the Association of Christian Journalists in Nigeria has urged families to bond with each other without the distractions of electronic gadgets. Based on the theme for this year, "Families and New Technologies," JFC also charged the media to deploy the use … Continue reading International Day of Families: JFC urges families, professionals to use technologies for positive impact

U.S. Ambassador visits Akwa Ibom, inspects HIV control facilities

By sdnonline U.S. Ambassador Mary Leonard has visited Akwa Ibom to inspect the HIV control facilities in the state. The Ambassador and a delegation from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) led by Mission Director Anne Patterson met Governor Udom Emmanuel and other senior state officials toured hospital and HIV control facilities supported by … Continue reading U.S. Ambassador visits Akwa Ibom, inspects HIV control facilities

Belemaoil donates test kits to support USAID’s HIV/AIDS eradication efforts in Akwa Ibom

By sdnonline On behalf of the U.S. government, Ambassador Mary Beth Leonard has accepted a donation of HIV rapid test kits from Belemaoil, a leading Nigerian oil and gas firm, to support activities by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to eradicate HIV and AIDS in Akwa Ibom State. The handover took place in … Continue reading Belemaoil donates test kits to support USAID’s HIV/AIDS eradication efforts in Akwa Ibom

Electoral Reforms: CSOs demand electoral amendment for media, INEC, women, youths, PWDs

No doubt, Nigeria is enjoying democracy to an extent but the truth remains that the nation nascent democratic system can still be better with the amendment of it's electoral process to deepen citizens participation in democracy. As part of efforts to deepen citizens democratic participation, civil society organisations (CSOs) have called on the National Assembly … Continue reading Electoral Reforms: CSOs demand electoral amendment for media, INEC, women, youths, PWDs

WPFD2021: JFC tasks govt on press freedom, charges journalists on ethical reporting

By sdnonline As media organisations and associations worldwide commemorate the World Press Freedom Day, Monday, , May 3, 2021, Journalists for Christ (JFC) International Outreach, the association for Christian Journalists and allied professional in Nigeria, has called on the Nigerian government to ensure the necessary freedom for the Nigerian press in order to carry out … Continue reading WPFD2021: JFC tasks govt on press freedom, charges journalists on ethical reporting

Workers Day: JFC calls for improved working conditions for journalists

By sdnonline As the world celebrates the Workers Day, Journalists for Christ (JFC) International Outreach has called on media owners to improve working conditions for Journalists and other media workers. While commending Journalists for their efforts in ensuring the society is well informed JFC President, Lekan Otufodunrin declared that the economic downturn is taking its … Continue reading Workers Day: JFC calls for improved working conditions for journalists

Consul General Lauds U.S.-Nigeria Private Sector Partnership to Improve Cancer Patient Care

By SDNonline U.S. Consul General Claire Pierangelo joined dignitaries including Speaker of the House of Representatives Femi Gbajabiamila and Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for the formal opening of the Marcelle Ruth Cancer Center & Specialist Hospital (MRCC) in Lagos. The new healthcare facility founded by Dr. Modupe Elebute Odunsi, is equipped with cutting edge … Continue reading Consul General Lauds U.S.-Nigeria Private Sector Partnership to Improve Cancer Patient Care