WELCOME TO FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT (FOIA) WEBSITE
Nigeria FOIA was enacted in 2011, FOIA is an Act to make public records and information more freely available, provide for public access to public records and information, protect public records and information to the extent consistent with the public interest and the protection of personal privacy, protect serving public officers from adverse consequences of disclosing certain kinds of official information without authorization and establish procedures for the achievement of those purposes and; for related matters.
The Nigerian Press Council, in continuation of its sensitization of
journalists and the general public on the Freedom of Information (FoI)
Act, 2011 organised a two day workshop at the Mokland Hotel in Otta,
Ogun State from February 1, – 2, 2012.