The Africa Media Development Foundation in collaboration with NextMerge is set to unveil an online app for journalist and news sources.
According to a statement signed by AMDF’s Coordinator, Sekyen Dadik, the Application “ScoopNews”, which is one of the first indigenous apps in Northern Nigeria, provides a platform for the general public to share stories or scoops with journalists and media organizations registered on the app page.
“The app will go a long way in giving journalists insights into what is
happening around and also an opportunity to dig deeper into such
issues,” it added.
According to the statement, the unveiling is scheduled for Tuesday October 24, 2017 by 10:00am at the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Council Secretariat Muhammadu Buhari Way (Waff Road), Kaduna.
“NextMerge is a group of IT professionals supported by AMDF working on
innovations that will assist journalists perform effectively in this technological era,” it added.