Home Topics Maria Ressa

Maria Ressa

Philippine govt seeks to close news website

The Philippine government has sought to shut down an independent news website, which has published critical stories about President Rodrigo Duterte, a move observers and journalists say is an attack on press freedom and democracy.

Recent Stories

President Muhammadu Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari: Atiku Abubakar surrounding himself with those that failed with Goodluck Jonathan

President Muhammadu Buhari has told the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to be cautious of scammers around him.
hijab africa children

Muslim community calls on federal government to intervene in hijab crisis

The Oyo State Muslim Community on Wednesday appealed to the federal government and the National Assembly to intervene in the ongoing controversy surrounding the use of hijabs by female Muslim students at the University of Ibadan International School.
Joe Cole and Vincent Enyeama

Joe Cole: Vincent Enyeama better than Petr Cech, Pepe Reina

Former England international midfielder Joe Cole has hailed former Super Eagles goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama as one of the best shot stoppers that he has played with.

Aliyu Shehu targets Mutual Benefits national badminton title

As the 2018 Mutual Benefits National Open Badminton Championship hots up, one of the players, Aliyu Alhaji Shehu has promised his fans, a shot at the title.
Enyimba Theophilus Afelokhai

Enyimba’s Theophilus Afelokhai thrilled to return to Super Eagles

Enyimba goalkeeper Theophilus Afelokhai has said he is excited to return to the Super Eagles after he was first called up three years ago.