Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Saturday congratulated the mannequin new elected state council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), on its worthwhile and peaceable conduct of election, describing the outcomes of election “as a victory for each member of the pen occupation all through the state.
He talked about “we who should now come collectively to affix the federal authorities to set agenda for improved socioe conomic improvement of the state.
“The governor congratulated the mannequin new chairman Mr. Ahmed Abdullateef of the Herald newspapers on his victory. We furthermore congratulate completely totally different members of the newly elected council members on the victory.
“The electrifying issues-based promoting and advertising advertising marketing campaign not too means again seen reveals that our nation is admittedly evolving. It’s now incumbent on all folks, considerably all of the contestants, to go away the standard pre-election misgivings behind and work collectively as equal stakeholders all through the enterprise of evolving a stronger and additional united council all through the state,”.
The Governor talked about in a press launch signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Kwara State
Governor, Mallam Rafiu Ajakaye and made obtainable to newsmen in Ilorin on Saturday after the election.
“The federal authorities reassures the mannequin new council of its full help on account of the fourth property of the realm. The administration furthermore thanks the outgone council for its help and understanding. The mannequin new council has a mandate, as all the time, to strengthen media professionalism, discourage sensationalism and battle journalism, and embrace improvement or solution-driven journalism. Whereas the administration commends the NUJ all through the state for its principled affiliation with the federal authorities in its developmental drive, we attraction for joint efforts with related state corporations to battle pretend information, ethnic profiling, misinformation, and a rising customized of assorted particulars which now threaten our world.
“The administration desires the newly elected administration of the Kwara State NUJ Council a worthwhile tenure, and as rapidly as as quickly as additional congratulates your complete council for what was clearly a peaceable and orderly election and transition which affirm Kwara on account of the state of concord.”