Tag: Kadaria Ahmed

Mercy Abang, Ahmed, Adeleru emerges most Powerful Women in Journalism 2021

The founder and publisher of NewsWireNGR, Mercy Abang, has been named among the Women in Journalism Africa, WiJAfrica’s 25 Most Powerful Women in Journalism 2021. The WiJAfrica is an annual conference for women journalists working in Africa. The program aimed to advance conversations around the practice of journalism in Africa,[Read More…]

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Northern elites are a disgraceful failure – Journalist, Kadaria Ahmed

Kadaria Ahmed, a Journalist and media entrepreneur from northern Nigeria has described elites from the region as a woeful and disgraceful failure. Ahmed who grew up in Zamfara State was speaking off the heels of the Saturday kidnap of 600 students at a boarding house in Kankara, Katsina State and[Read More…]

“Free Press Under Siege In Nigeria” – An Open Letter To President Muhammadu Buhari

  Dear President Muhammadu Buhari, We are writing to express our deep concern over what appears to be an increase in harassment by security services of journalists going about their work. Mr Dapo Olunroyomi, journalist and Publisher of Premium Times was arrested and detained for hours yesterday following a raid[Read More…]

Kadaria Ahmed: The Tyranny Of The Young On Nigerian Twitter [@KadariaAhmed]

I am in my late forties so I cannot be considered young by any stretch of the imagination. I am satisfied with my journey through life thus far and comfortable in my skin. However, some people believe I should actually be ashamed of my age. Not once, not twice on[Read More…]