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IPC Condemns Army Invasion of Abia State NUJ Secretariat

The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos-Nigeria has condemned the recent invasion of Abia State NUJ secretariat by Nigerian soldiers of Operation Python Dance on Tuesday 12th of September, 2017. In a release made available to National Wire by IPC’s Assistant/Safety Desk Officer, Melody Akinjiyan the media NGO will not condone any attack on  journalists. According […]

IPC stakeholder’s post-election forum on the 2017 Lagos state local government election.

Stakeholders lament voters’ apathy at Lagos LG polls

The International Press Centre (IPC), on Thursday organised a stakeholder’s post-election forum on the 2017 Lagos state local government election. The programme, organised under the Strengthening Citizens’ Engagement Process (SCEEP) project implemented in Lagos by the IPC with the support of ACTIONAID Nigeria and the UKAID through the Department for International development (DFID) drew participants […]

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IPC decries attack on journalists at Kaduna NUJ Secretariat

The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos-Nigeria has decried the unwarranted attack on Journalists and the invasion of the Kaduna Secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) by alleged political thugs during a press conference by some leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State on Monday, July 31, 2017 The journalists, Lawal […]

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IPC expresses shock over murder of NTA reporter

The International Press Centre, Lagos-Nigeria has condemned the murder of Mr. Lawrence Okojie a reporter with the Nigerian Television Authority, Benin City, Edo State-Nigeria, who was allegedly killed by gunmen on the night of Saturday July 8, 2017. In a release sent to National Wire and signed by Melody Akinjiyan, Program Assistant/Safety Desk Officer for […]

Group tasks community representatives on participating in Lagos council polls

Dayo Emmanuel Representatives of various communities in Lagos State defied Thursday’s downpour to attend a day state-level Community Development Committee learning workshop organised by the International Press Centre with support of ActionAid Nigeria and UKAid. The workshop held at the Nigerian Railway Recreation Club, Ebute Metta, Lagos was an opportunity for community representatives within the […]

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IPC CONDEMNS YET ANOTHER ATTACK ON TWO JOURNALISTS

The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos has condemned the abduction of the Controller of News, Radio Benue and the detention of the publisher of Policy and Lawmakers Magazine Kogi, which was reported during the weekend. According to reports from Punch and The Guardian, Friday Ogungbemi, the publisher of Policy and Lawmakers Magazine was picked up […]

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IPC releases documentary of intervention in rural communities

Dayo Emmanuel Lagos based media NGO, International Press Centre (IPC), has produced a documentary on its community journalism initiatives. With support from the World Association for Christian Communication (WACC) Canada, the documentary, is IPC’s intervention in community reporting focusing on the challenges as well as government’s developmental efforts in selected rural communities captured in the […]

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IPC presents community development charter in Boshoa, Orile Shomolu, Araromi Odo communities

Dayo Emmanuel Residents of local communities have been enjoined to participate in the governance of their localities. The call was made by the Director of International Press Centre, Mr. Lanre Arogundade at the at the public presentation and launch of the Community Development Charter For Boshoa, Orile Shomolu and Araromi Odo communities of Lagos State. […]