Journalists charged on nation-building as Ondo NUJ begins press week

Aderoboye, Left, with colleagues at the service Media practitioners have been charged to practice their profession like a calling aimed at service to humanity. The call came yesterday as Ondo State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ began its 2020 Press Week with a thanksgiving service. Pastor Michael Gbala of the Redeemed Christian […]

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Bonuola bags Soyinka’s lifetime award for journalistic excellence 

Founding Editor and former Managing Director of The Guardian, Mr Lade Bonuola (Ladbone), Left; with the newspaper’s former Parastatals Reporter, Mr Adelele Adeseri, at the conferment of Lifetime Award for Journalistic Excellence on Bonuola, by the Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism, WSCIJ, in Lagos … on Wednesday, November 9, 2020 By Banji Ayoola A […]

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Remembering Dele Giwa, Nigeria’s hero of journalism 34 years after

It’s 34 years today since the flaming journalist, Dele Giwa, was killed via a parcel bomb, a novel manner of assassination. The question today remains unanswered: Who killed Dele Giwa? He is remembered for his famous quote: “Nigeria is on fire and the citizens are amused”. Giwa was one of Nigerian’s strongest journalists, who many […]

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Finesse, courtesy now missing on air, says Biola Olatunde

as veteran broadcaster celebrates 70 By Oyeyinka Oludayisi Fabowale Biola Olatunde, novelist, poet, newscaster, script writer, drama producer and public speaker clocks 70 years today, October 3, 2020. The distinguished alumnus of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife has written more than 200 stories for radio and television, as well as poetry anthologies and two novels […]

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