StraightNews Wire Limited is a mass media company duly registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission, Abuja. The company gives birth to StraightNews online and hard copies of the newspapers based in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
The publication is committed to the principles of development journalism. We are prepared to change the public perception that the profession is a harbinger of hate, blackmail, sycophancy, prejudice and falsehood.
We pledge to use journalism practice to give voice to the voiceless and to give people of all shades of opinions an opportunity to tell their stories.
We intend to direct our energies to redress societal ills both in urban centres and rural communities with a view to engendering meaningful development in our society.
We are committed to enthronement of good governance, transparency and human rights in conformity with global best practices.
We are dedicated to unbiased, balanced and truthful reportage aimed at reflecting favourable and dissent views of the people and government.
Proprietors of StraightNews have come with a zeal and burden to serve all without fear or favour. We would seek to influence a change in the anti-people policies and programmes of the government.
We intend to showcase hidden talents and abundant resources embedded in our society as well as project our unsung heroes and forgotten geniuses to the global scene. StraightNews envisioned in December 2016 was founded on August 5, 2017.