FOI bill: Media Rights Agenda name, shame office of National Security Adviser

By Emmanuel Udom Lagos    Media Rights Agenda (MRA), a Lagos-based non-governmental organization on Monday, named, shamed the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA). A press statement issued by Ridwan Sulaimon, programme manager, Freedom of Information, for Media Rights Agenda, Lagos“accused the institution of acting under a mistaken belief that the principles of transparency and accountability do not apply to it”. Also, MRA’s Legal Officer, Ms Chioma Nwaodike, announced the induction of the ONSA into the Hall of Shame in a statement in Lagos, saying “since the enactment of…

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2019: Isichei expresses confidence on INEC to deliver, free fair and credible elections

Onome Prosper  A philanthropist and the House of Assembly candidate for Oshimili South State Constituency in the platform of the Labour Party LP, Mr. Somonu Taju Isichei has expressed the confidence that the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, will adhere strictly to the provision of the electoral act, even as he commended the umpire for observing party primaries. Speaking during the labour party primaries where he amongst other aspirants emerged unopposed, Isichei said;  “I am filled with delight at my affirmation by this great party as witnessed by my family…

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