Monthly Archives: January 2018

Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre Inducted into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

LAGOS, Monday, January 29, 2017: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today named the Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre, a Federal agency charged with moulding “responsible and respectable citizens and leaders” as the latest inductee into the Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame as it indicted the institution for its apparent total disregard for FOI Act. In a statement in Lagos, ... Read More »

Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund Inducted into FOI ‘Hall of Shame’ for Keeping Critical Stakeholders in the Dark

Lagos, Tuesday, 23 January, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame”, accusing the agency of keeping critical stakeholders in the dark by not making relevant information available to them, despite the provisions of the FOI Act, 2011. In a statement in Lagos, Mr.  Ayode ... Read More »

MRA Inducts Fiscal Responsibility Commission into FOI Hall of Shame

LAGOS, Monday, January 15, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC) into its “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame” for operating in secrecy contrary to the provisions of the FOI Act and the purpose of the Commission itself, which is to foster greater transparency and accountability in the Federal Government’s fiscal operations, in accordance ... Read More »