An attack on journalism II Inside Stuff
Today, on ‘Inside Stuff,’ multi-award-winning columnist and Executive Head of The Guardian's Editorial Board, Martins Oloja, advises Mohammed to stop embarrassing the country with such comments and explains why the minister’s attack on CNN is not only an attack on the news network, but also an assault on the Nigerian media whose constitutional responsibility it is to report the truth even if the authorities do not subscribe to such truths.
Is government moving to regulate Social Media?
The Nigerian government is making plans to regulate the use of social media. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, and several laws-makers at different levels are talking about a pending bill explaining that responsible journalists have nothing to fear as the government’s intention was not to gag the media but to restore sanity to the nation’s airwave.
Coronavirus: Public Service Awareness Campaign
With the number of people dying from the coronavirus disease increasing daily around the world, it surely came as a relief to Nigerians when the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire recently announced that the second infected case of the coronavirus in Nigeria tested negative. While it is great news to note that there are no known cases of people infected with the virus in Nigeria, it is important to take personal hygiene seriously this period.
Separate tourism from information ministry, Senator Raji-Rasaki tells Nigerian govt
Senator Fatima Raji-Rasaki has asked the Nigerian government to separate Culture and Tourism from the Ministry of Information and Culture.
Top tech trends in 2019 preview
Ajay Sunder, vice president of information and communication technology at Frost & Sullivan in Singapore, previews technology trends in 2019.
Developing Nigeria’s tech space
Ahead of the Africa's Fintech Foundry's planned hackathon, Adeolu Bajomo, Executive Director, Information Technology and Operations at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for more about it and discuss how Nigeria's tech space can be developed further.
Nigeria investing billions to reposition tourism - Lai Mohammad
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammad, said Nigeria is investing billions of dollars in infrastructural development in a bid to reposition the tourism sector into the country's mainstream economy.
Yahoo board decides not to award CEO Mayer cash bonus
Yahoo independent committee found that certain senior executives didn’t properly "comprehend or investigate" a 2014 security breach but didn’t find intentional suppression of relevant information.
Trump fires back on bombshell NYT report on campaign's ties to Russia
U.S. President Donald Trump assailed U.S. intelligence agencies on Wednesday for what he said were illegal information leaks and dismissed reports of contacts between members of his presidential campaign and Russian intelligence officials.