Columns and Opinions across Nigerian Newspapers


Nigeria's Impunity Ranking: The Facts Don't Lie, - Nigeria’s press freedom record is on the decline. For the first time since 2008, when CPJ began publishing its annual Impunity Index, Nigeria has made the list of the “worst nations in the world for deadly, unpunished violence against the press.” Dapo Olorunyomi, leading Nigerian journalist and editor-in-chief of online newspaper Premium Times, in an op-ed encapsulated the state of Nigeria’s press as “perhaps the most dismal” since the country’s return to civil rule in 1999.