AMDF Holds Quarterly Media Roundtable on Climate and Environment.

Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF), in collaboration with Bridge That Gap Initiative, on Monday in Kaduna during this year’s first quarter Media Roundtable on Climate and Environment have attributed most of the environmental challenges experienced to human activities. The Participants noted that human activities had driven animals and birds into extinction, as some plants they supposed to be fed…

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IWD 2022: AMDF Sensitizes Kaduna Community Women on VAWGs/VAPP law

To commemorate the International Women’s Day 2022, Africa Media Development Foundation on Tuesday organized a community awareness and sensitization forum on gender equality and Violence Against Persons Prohibition Law. The meeting which was organized for 50 women in Rigasa, a suburb of Kaduna metropolis, had in attendance, the Ward head and the Imam of the community. Addressing the participants,…

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AMDF Trains NUJ Kaduna Council Excos

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Kaduna state council held its first leadership training for members of the executive in partnership with Africa Media Development Foundation in Kaduna. Speaking at the training, the executive chairman of the NUJ Kaduna state council, Asma’u Yawo Halilu said the meeting was in fulfillment of its campaign promise “as part of our electioneering…

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SDGs: Commissioner Commends AMDF

Kaduna state commissioner for human services and social development, Hajia Hafsat Baba Mohammed has commended Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF) for its efforts towards sustainable development goals in Kaduna. The commissioner made this remark in a meeting with staff of AMDF and women representatives of the Rigasa Women Corporative, who paid a visit to the commissioner in her officer….

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MD Hybrid Feeds Commends AMDF, OmniAgrik on Reporting Food Security Project

The MD/CEO Hybrid Feeds, Leye Alayande has commended the Africa Media Development Foundation and OmniAgrik Specialties for the Journalists’ mentorship on Reporting Food Security initiative in Kaduna. Speaking to journalists on a one-day field trip to the Hybrid Feeds plant in Kaduna, Alayande said the importance of food to the safety of a nation cannot be overemphasized “that is…

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AMDF Decorates Hafsat Mohammed Baba as Champion Against Gender Based Violence

Kaduna State Commissioner for Human Services and Social Development Hafsat Mohammed Baba commends Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF) for taking the initiative to compliment government efforts by engaging in developmental projects. Addressing the Rise Up project team, the Commissioner said it is encouraging to see a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) take it upon itself to pursue issues of development without…

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Advocacy Visit to Kaduna State Ministry of Justice

As part of activities towards the implementation of the project “Prevention of Gender Based Violence in 12 Communities in Kaduna” Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF) conducted an advocacy visit to the office of the Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, Kaduna State, North West Nigeria. Introducing the project, the Advocacy Coordinator, Sekyen Dadik said the meeting was aimed at…

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Chairman Kajuru LGA Pledges Support to End GBV

The Chairman Kajuru Local Government Area (LGA) in Kaduna State, North West Nigeria, Mr Ibrahim Gajere has pledged his support towards ending Gender Based Violence in the LGA. The Chairman made the commitment at an Advocacy visit by the project team of Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF), on Tuesday 24th January, 2022, at his office, Musa Toro Secretariat of…

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MRA Sues National Broadcasting Commission, Challenges its Power to Regulate Social Media Platforms

The Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Abuja challenging the legal authority of the broadcast regulatory body, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), to regulate and license social media platforms in Nigeria or to determine whether a broadcasting station is patriotic or not. The suit in which MRA is being represented by…

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