The Africa Media Development Foundation in collaboration with NextMerge is set to unveil an online app for journalist and news sources.
In a press statement signed by its coordinator of AMDF Sekyen Dedik said 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
“The unveiling is scheduled as follows:
Date: Tuesday, 24th October, 2017
Venue: NUJ Council Secretariat Muhammadu Buhari Way (Waff Road)
The statement said, “NextMerge is a group of IT professionals supported by AMDF working on innovations that will assist journalists perform effectively in this technological era.