Ekiti Gets US Diaspora Liaison Officer

By Ajibola Abayomi The Senior Special Assistant (Diaspora Affairs) to Ekiti State Governor Femi Odere has appointed a liaison officer in the United States. She is Ms. Opeyemi Oni. Ms. Oni is based in the state of Maryland, United States. In a press release, Mr. Odere said the appointment became necessary in view of the […]

More Pictures from our Events

More Pictures from our Events From Right:  Representative of President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana, Mr Akwasi Awua Ababio, the Director Diaspora Affairs at the Presidency, (3rd); Winifred Nii Okai Hammond, Ghana’s Ambassador to Egypt (2nd); Lillian Addo, Country Head United Nations Youths Association Ghana (4th);  H E Dr Princess Kabuki Ocansey (5th); Ajibola Abayomi, President […]

JIFORM Canada Summit: Registration Portal, Speakers Unveiled

By Our Reporter The Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) on Friday unveiled registration portal for it’s third global migration summit scheduled for Niagara Falls, Canada between November 29- December 6 this year.  JIFORM President, Ajibola Abayomi A statement issued by the President of JIFORM comprising over 300 Journalists covering migration across the continents headquartered in […]

Presentation at the EU/IOM/WHO/AIBD Regional Webinar Series on Media Matters: Dispelling Disinformation about Migrants and Refugees on March 23, 2021 by Ajibola Abayomi

WHAT SHOULD JOURNALISTS DO TO COUNTER MISINFORMATION.  After the launch of United Nations (UN) Verified Campaign on May 21, 2020, these two memorable quotes could be helpful to the media as we seek to combat misinformation about migration and refugees “FLOOD INTERNET WITH FACT AND SCIENCE WHILE COUNTERING THE GROWING SCOURGE OF MISINFORMATION-A POISON THAT […]

Common-Sense In Migration Reportage By Odusile

Migration: Investigative Reporters Must Embrace Common-Sense Journalism  Being a speech delivered by the Ogun State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Abdulwaheed Odusile, the former National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists and the Federation of West African Journalists, at the West African Media Migration Summit organized by the Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) […]

Faces at JIFORM Summit in Togo

On June 22-23, 2021 the West African Media Migration organised by the Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) was held in Lome Togo. Below are some of the pictures of the dignitaries in attendance. Dr Ijoma (left) presenting certificate to a participants Rukuka

Reappraising Impacts Of Migration Reportage On West Africa By Ajibola

Participants at JIFORM summit in Togo BEING A TEXT OF SPEECH DELIVERED BY AJIBOLA ABAYOMI, THE PRESIDENT OF THE JOURNALISTS INTERNATIONAL FORUM FOR MIGRATION (JIFORM) AT THE MAIDEN EDITION OF THE WEST AFRICAN MEDIA MIGRATION SUMMIT ORGANIZED BY THE JIFORM AT AGORA SENGHOR, LOME, TOGO ON JUNE 22-23, 2021. PROTOCOLS LADIES AND GENTLEMEN I want […]

Debbie Gahan Speaks At W/African Migration Summit

Speech by Debbie Gahan, GepCare Foundation, Dublin, Ireland at the West African Media Migration Summit in Togo on June 23, 2021 By Aiji John Good Day, Honorable Ministers, distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen, all protocols duly observed. I extend my warm greetings for this event. Debbie Gahan I would like to thank our gracious hosts The […]