ICIR Publisher, Reporter Released from Police Custody After Nine-Hour Detention

Dayo Ayetan, the Executive Director of  the International Center for Investigative Reporting (ICIR), and Nurudeen Akewushola, a reporter of the organization, have been released from police custody.  The ICIR disclosed their release via a post on X (formerly Twitter) on Tuesday. According to the organization, the journalists were released from the Nigeria Police Force Cybercrime […]

ICIR Raises Alarm Over Unexplained Detention of Executive Director, Reporter by Nigerian Police

The Nigerian Police Force National Cybercrime Centre (NPF-NCC) has been detaining Dayo Aiyetan, the Executive Director of the International Centre for Investigative Reporting (ICIR), along with its reporter, Nurudeen Yahaya Akewushola, since their arrival on Tuesday, May 28, following an invitation by the police. In a statement released late Tuesday, the ICIR expressed alarm over […]

President Tinubu Vows Accountability as His First Year Faces Criticism

Eniola Amodu As President Bola Tinubu’s administration marks its first year in office, the spotlight intensifies on his government’s performance amid rising challenges and varying assessments from different quarters. President Tinubu’s Determination President Tinubu’s resolve to hold his ministers accountable underscores his commitment to delivering on his administration’s promises. According to the Special Adviser on […]