The Quest to regulate the social media

The Resurfacing of the Hate Speech Bill

Many Nigerians were taken aback on Tuesday, November 12 2019, when news filtered that the Hate Speech Bill, first introduced in March last year...
Public Office Holders Media Assistants

Senate, Internet Falsehood, and Hate Speech Bills

Where the media are free, the market place of ideas sorts the irresponsible from the responsible and rewards the later-------Anonymous For media practitioners, oddities -particularly,...
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Incinerating Logic: Bush Fires and Climate Change

Despite the Internet, connectivity, and linking technologies, distance has not shrunk the Australian sense of self, an often provincial appraisal of the world seen...

In Nigeria; don’t kill yourself, please laugh

In 2017, Issa Shivji delivered the Harold Wolpe Memorial Lecture at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. Issa, who taught at the...
The Quest to regulate the social media

The Quest to regulate the social media

The recent announcement by the information minister, Lai Mohammed, that the federal government is making plans to regulate the use of social media due...
Public Office Holders Media Assistants

Public Office Holders, Media Assistants and Their Obligations

The never-ending manner with which public office holders appoint assistants to handle information/media responsibilities have become canonical proof that proper information management is the...
Supreme Court Atiku Election Petition 

Supreme Court and the Atiku Election Petition 

Last week, The Supreme Court of Nigeria announced its verdict in the matter between Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and President Muhammadu Buhari, the Peoples Democratic...
Sowore, Kanu and Price of Ingratitude

Sowore, Kanu and Price of Ingratitude

"Those whose palm-kernels were cracked for them by a benevolent spirit should not forget to be humble" - Chinua Achebe Omoyele Sowore, publisher of Sahara...

My friend Sowore…and what really is ours

To the thinking man, the world is a comedy; to the feeling man, it's a tragedy. I think all the time--Ken Saro Wiwa. The young...
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Tethering Pegasus: WhatsApp takes NSO Group to Court

A lawsuit filed in a US federal court in San Francisco on Tuesday threw up a few interesting, and disturbing considerations. In it, the...

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