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Nigerian Press Council in collaboration with Word and Image Ltd, a firm of communication consultants last week held one-day workshop on “Hate Communication in Nigeria: Identifying Its Roots and Remedies,” at the Barcelona Hotel, Abuja.

Nigerian  Press Council in collaboration with Word and Image Ltd, a firm of communication consultants  last week held one-day workshop on “Hate Communication in Nigeria: Identifying Its Roots and Remedies,” at the Barcelona Hotel, Abuja.http://greensavannahdiplomaticcable.com/day-hate-communication-was-attacked-in-nigeria/

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INEC deserves appreciation —Jega

 28.Aug.2014   Saliu Gbadamosi – Bauchi CHAIRMAN of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega, on Wednesday, told Nigerians to appreciate the electoral body for what it is doing to entrench a culture of free and fair election in the

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New election timetable not to suit presidency –INEC

              INEC Chairman, Professor Attahiru Jega Check the link below for details: http://www.punchng.com/news/new-election-timetable-not-to-suit-presidency-inec/

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‘Don’t write off candidates before elections’

   11.Aug.2014    Tunde Ogunesan  NIGERIAN journalists have been implored to stop writing off some candidates before election by shying away from profiling all candidates participating in an election. This was part of the communique issued at the end of the second

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Media urged to be sensitive on electoral reporting

•Monday, 11 August 2014 00:00 •Written by Kunle Ogedengbe IN line with its mandate, the Nigerian Press Council (NPC) organised the second in a series of Towards Impactful Election Reporting workshop in conjunction with Diamond Awards for Media Excellence (DAME),

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The media and professionalism in political reporting

      Unarguably, the framing of news in political reporting goes a long way to influence the electorate as the media provides a link between the contestants and the public. By Chijioke Okoronkwo & Yahaya Isah Experts say that

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