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    Finally, Aregbesola commends undercover investigation on Ikoyi prisons

Finally, Aregbesola commends undercover investigation on Ikoyi prisons

Rauf Aregbesola, minister of interior, has commended an undercover investigation which exposed the rot in the Nigerian prison establishment. Fisayo Soyombo, undercover journalist and former editor of TheCable, had undertaken an investigation exposing bribery and impunity in Nigeria's criminal justice system. The journalist spent two weeks in detention — five days in a police cell and eight as an inmate in Ikoyi prison — [...]

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    TheCable journalists shine at PwC awards

TheCable journalists shine at PwC awards

Oluseyi Awojulugbe, Chinedu Asadu, senior reporters with TheCable, and Femi Owolabi, head of investigations at Cable Newspaper Journalism Foundation (CNJF), were named finalists at the PwC Media Excellence Awards. At the awards ceremony, which held on Friday at Radisson Blu Hotel in Ikeja, they were named first runners-up in the Business and Economy, Tax Reporting and Capital Market Reporting Category. Awojulugbe's story, [...]

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    TheCable’s Chinedu Asadu shortlisted for international award on ‘brave journalism’

TheCable’s Chinedu Asadu shortlisted for international award on ‘brave journalism’

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    Shettima congratulates TheCable on fifth anniversary

Shettima congratulates TheCable on fifth anniversary

Kashim Shettima, governor of Borno state, has congratulated Simon Kolawole, chief executive officer (CEO) of TheCable, as the online newspaper clocked 5 years. The governor took to his Twitter handle to describe the ace journalist as a "decent man" dedicated to the cause of a better Nigeria. "Congratulations my brother! You are a decent man who believes in the Nigeria Project. Best [...]

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    INTERVIEW: From life support to winning €100,000 deepTech Oscars — Alonge explains why NAFDAC should use RxAll

INTERVIEW: From life support to winning €100,000 deepTech Oscars — Alonge explains why NAFDAC should use RxAll

Fifteen years ago, he was a young boy pushed to life support and the brink of death by the wicked claws of fake drugs. Today, he is pushing fake drugs out of every continent of the world, and just last month, he won the deepTech Oscars overall prize of €100,000 (N40.43 million) for developing the world's first real-time drug authenticator. [...]

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    TheCable partners Situation Room for reporting elections

TheCable partners Situation Room for reporting elections

TheCable, Nigeria’s independent online newspaper, has partnered with the Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre, (PLAC), conveners of the Nigeria Civil Society Situation, for the coverage of the elections, starting on Saturday. In a statement on Thursday, Abiose Adams, programme office of Cable Newspaper Journalism Foundation (CNJF), said the partnership is aimed at promoting the goals of free, fair and credible elections [...]

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    When Red Cross officials visited TheCable

When Red Cross officials visited TheCable

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    TheCable’s Mayowa Tijani bags distinction from Sussex University

TheCable’s Mayowa Tijani bags distinction from Sussex University

'Mayowa Tijani, the business and development editor of TheCable, has bagged a distinction from the University of Sussex, UK. Tijani was awarded a master of arts with distinction at the graduation ceremony which took place in Brighton Centre, UK, on Thursday. His course of study was 'media practice for development and social change'. Tijani won the Chevening scholarship in 2017 to undertake a year-long master's [...]

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    PHOTOS: UI Campus journalists on learning visit to TheCable

PHOTOS: UI Campus journalists on learning visit to TheCable

Students from Union of Campus Journalists (UCJ), University of Ibadan, paid a visit to the head office of TheCable, Nigeria's independent online newspaper, at Alausa, Lagos. The students, who were led by Martins Isaac, president of the UCJ, said their visit to the team at TheCable was to maintain the existing relationship between the union and the newspaper. As campus journalists leading the [...]

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    TheCable as an enemy of the Nigerian Army

TheCable as an enemy of the Nigerian Army

In May 2015, shortly after Candidate Muhammadu Buhari won the 2015 presidential election, there was a renewed effort by the Nigerian Army to crush Boko Haram. The army, which was said to have gotten new arms and South African mercenary for the war, was making great progress. The media recorded many headlines chronicling the progress the army was making at the [...]

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    TheCable nominated for Africa Fact Check prize as reporters shine at PwC media awards

TheCable nominated for Africa Fact Check prize as reporters shine at PwC media awards

TheCable, Nigeria's independent online newspaper, has been shortlisted for the Africa-Check award. Oluseyi Awojulugbe, a reporter of the newspaper, is among 15 finalists for the award which is scheduled to hold in Johannesburg, South Africa, late October. Awojulugbe was shortlisted in the Best Fact-Check category for fact-checking a claim on job creation made by Chris Ngige, minister of labour. The minister had claimed [...]

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    TheCable partners TMG for reporting of 2019 elections

TheCable partners TMG for reporting of 2019 elections

TheCable, Nigeria’s independent online newspaper, has signed a partnership agreement with the Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), a coalition of over 400 civil society organisations, for the coverage of the 2019 general election. The partnership will kick off on Saturday with the Osun governorship elections. Through the partnership, both organisations will collaborate to keep readers abreast of happenings on the field. Reporters and observers will [...]

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    TheCable is hiring

TheCable is hiring

TheCable, Nigeria’s independent online newspaper, is looking for a creative Lagos-based young person who has an in-depth knowledge of the social media space and can communicate effectively. Position: Social Media handler Responsibilities: The social media handler will be responsible for managing the social media accounts of TheCable Lifestyle, engaging readers and followers, while adhering strictly to the house style. Requirements: The candidate must [...]

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    Sahara Group partners Financial Times for Nigeria summit

Sahara Group partners Financial Times for Nigeria summit

Sahara Group, an African energy conglomerate, has partnered with Financial Times, world’s leading business publication, for the maiden edition of the FT Nigeria Summit taking place on May 31 in Lagos. The summit which has the theme, “Dispelling uncertainty and building resilience," is aimed at “exploring Nigeria’s huge investment potential” which is especially challenging as the country is said to have a [...]

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    TheCable live at London 2018 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting

TheCable live at London 2018 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari left Nigeria on Monday -- after declaring his interest to run for office come 2019 -- to attend the Commonwealth Head of Government Meeting  (CHOGM 2018) in London and Windsor, United Kingdom. At the meetings, the president is expected to discuss power, politics, business, youth and women development, and the future of the Commonwealth. The President and his team [...]

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    FT Nigeria Summit: One more day to enjoy 20% discount — through TheCable

FT Nigeria Summit: One more day to enjoy 20% discount — through TheCable

It is approximately hours to the deadline for the registration of the Financial Times Nigeria summit. The summit with the theme “Dispelling uncertainty and building resilience”, is scheduled for May 31 in Lagos. Financial Times, world’s leading international business newspaper, and TheCable, Nigeria’s top-notch online newspaper, are in a media partnership for the prestigious event. Those who register using the code “Cable20” will get a [...]

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