‘Don’t Be Complacent In Your Pursuit Of Excellence’

Journalists have been enjoined not to be complacent in their pursuit of excellence. Chief Executive Officer of Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism, Motunrayo Alaka gave the admonition at the January fellowship of Journalists For Christ (JFC) in Lagos at the weekend. Alaka who spoke at the fellowship with the theme, ‘Pursuit of Excellence in […]


Journalists For Christ Warns Journalists Against Fake News, Marks World Press Freedom Day

Christian media group, Journalists For Christ (JFC), International Outreach, has joined other media organisations around the world to mark the World Press Freedom Day 2021,  calling Nigerian journalists to beware of fake news.   In a release signed by the President of the association, Mr. Lekan Otufodunrin, he said the theme of the celebration, ”Information […]


Nigeria Media Capacity Development Report 2020 For Launch Friday

The first edition of the Nigeria Media Capacity Development Report, a compendium of trainings and programmes of media support organisations in 2020 and outlook for the new year will be launched on Friday, February 5, 2021. The virtual launch on Zoom will hold from 10am -12 noon at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9263329080?pwd=VEE1czg3ZERYTlN3aFNuYWcrdTUwUT09 The Report, published by Media Career […]


Nigerians Must Beware Of Fake News-Otufodunrin

Executive Director of Media Career Development Network (MCDN), Mr. Lekan Otufodunrin has appealed to Nigerians to exercise caution and beware of fake news currently flying around the country in the midst of nationwide crisis. Otufodunrin who was Nneota Egbe’s guest on Channels television Saturday morning program, Sunrise, said there are ethics guiding the media profession. […]

Never Too Early To Choose Career, Media Experts Tell Ghanaian Students

…as Ghanaian journalist unveils Press Club for students A media consultant and trainer at the Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) in Nigeria, Mr. Lekan Otufodunrin has called on senior high school students in Ghana to embrace learning and focus on their career paths. Otufodunrin gave the advice at the Community Baptist School, Accra […]


CEE-HOPE Celebrates Environmentalist Nnimmo Bassey at 60

CEE-HOPE Celebrates Environmentalist Nnimmo Bassey at 60   Commissions Makoko office Offers scholarship to Makoko children  Dayo Emmanuel A Lagos-based Non-Governmental Organisation, Centre for Children’s Health Education, Orientation and Protection (CEE-HOPE), has honoured a foremost environmentalist, Rev. Nnimmo Bassey as part of celebration of  his 60th birthday in Lagos. The event which held at the […]

Media Urged To Combat Hate Speech Against Women

Dayo Emmanuel The media has been urged to play active role in combating gender related hate speech though objective and conflict sensitive reporting. The call was made at a media roundtable organised by the International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos recently. Themed ‘The role of the media in combating gender related hate speech online through objective […]

Journalists tasked on maximizing networking opportunities

Networking for media career was the theme of the July fellowship of the Journalists For Christ (JFC) held in Lagos. President of the organization, Mr. Lekan Otufodunrin enjoined journalists to maximize networking opportunities available in the media industry. Participants at the event took turn to share their networking experience as they were opened to learn […]

Insights from six Christian books

Dayo Emmanuel   Insights from six Christian books were the major discussion points at the June fellowship of Journalists for Christ (JFC) held on June 17, 2017 in Lagos. Members who read the books shared major lessons by the authors during the programme held at the International Press Centre. Over 70 titles were recently donated […]

What journalists should know about entrepreneurship

What journalists should know about entrepreneurship Dayo Emmanuel Journalists have been advised to be more entrepreneurial in the practice of the profession. This advice was offered at the monthly fellowship of the Christian media group, Journalists For Christ (JFC) held in Lagos on August 20. In his welcome address, President of the organisation, Lekan Otufodunrin, […]