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The Sun Newspaper decries EFCC invasion of office, intimidation of staff (official position)

Law -abiding staff of The Sun Publishing Limited resumed work this morning, June 12, 2017 to behold heavily armed EFCC operatives in our company. They claimed to have "orders from above" to seal up the premises of The Sun Publishing Limited. At gunpoint, they ordered our security personnel to take them


.... Capt. Hashim Abdullahi      BURATAI WARNS OFFICERS TO STEER CLEAR OF POLITICS   The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has issued a stern warning to all officers and soldiers in the Nigerian Army to steer clear of politics, disclosing that some politicians have been making frantic efforts

How African governments use advertising as a weapon against media freedom

By Prof. George Ogola   African governments have transitioned from outright control of freedom of expression to a subtler manipulation of the press.   National governments remain the single largest source of revenue for news organisations in Africa. In Rwanda, for example, a staggering 85-90% of advertising revenue comes from the public sector. In Kenya,