Nigeria Union of Journalists
NUJ expresses shock as Enugu demolishes Press Centre fence
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Enugu State Council has expressed shock on the demolition of the perimeter fence of the Press Centre along Rangers Ave. Independence Layout
Ondo government pledges to make journalists perm secs
Ondo State government has assured that members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) would soon be appointed as permanent secretaries in the state’s civil service.
Plateau State approves N33m for NUJ secretariat renovation
The Plateau Government has approved N33 million for the renovation of the Secretariat of the State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ). The state Information Commissioner, Mr Dan Manjang, announced this on Friday in Jos while briefing newsmen shortly after the State Executive Council meeting
NUJ to sponsor bill against owing journalists’ salaries - President
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) says he is planning, in collaboration with newspaper owners, to sponsor a bill to penalise media establishments that owe journalists.
Taraba: Armed bandits attack correspondents’ secretariat, cart away valuables
Items worth millions of naira were carted away, yesterday, from the secretariat of the Taraba State chapter of the Correspondents Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) by suspected armed bandits.
Kaduna NUJ, labour leaders, others canvass true democracy in Nigeria
Labour leaders and civil rights activists in Kaduna yesterday said that true democracy had eluded the country since the annulment of June 12, 1993 presidential election, saying that Nigerians must chart a course for proper democratic governance. The labour union and civil rights activists, who spoke at a seminar on the June 12 annulment and…
World Press Freedom Day: Bayelsa NUJ seeks security for journalists
The Bayelsa Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) on Friday called on governments to provide adequate security for journalists deployed for elections. Mr Samuel Numonengi, Chairman, NUJ, Bayelsa Council, made the call while addressing journalists as part of activities to mark the 2019 International Press Freedom Day at the Ernest Ikoli Press Centre,…
Abia journalists set agenda for Ikpeazu’s second term
Abia State-based Journalists have told governor Okezie Ikpeazu, who has been re-elected for a second term in office, to see his return as a renewed mandate to consolidate the gains and successes recorded in his first term in office. The journalists under the platform of the Correspondents Chapel of the Abia State Council of the…
PDP governorship candidate in Zamfara donates vehicle to journalists
Alhaji Bello Matawalle, the PDP governorship candidate in Zamfara, has donated a Peugeot 406 station wagon to the correspondents chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), in the state. Matawalle, while presenting the vehicle to the union on Friday in Gusau, commended the nwsmen for remaiming neutral in the coverage of political activities in…
I feel betrayed by my beneficiaries, says Okorocha
Governor Rochas Okorocha has regretted that those he assisted to positions of authority had betrayed him. Addressing reporters on major developments in Imo, he claimed to have thwarted attempts by the Minister of Transport, Chibuike Amaechi, and the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, to hijack the party in the state.…
ADC urges National Assembly to declare Saraki president over executive misconduct
National Chairman of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Chief Ralphs Nwosu, has charged the National Assembly to declare Senate President, Bukola Saraki President of the country with immediate effect. He said happenings, especially President Muhammadu Buharis’s ridiculing of the constitution, indicate that the president can no longer continue to rule the nation. In a statement…