Nigeria Union of Journalists
NUJ moves to investigate alleged excesses of FCT task force
Disturbed by the barrage of complaints from motorists and residents accusing the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) Taskforce/Marshal of extortion, intimidation, and assault, among other abuses, the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) FCT Council has concluded plans to hold a town hall meeting with relevant stakeholders to investigate the claims and resolve the matter. In…
Why we don’t respond timely to emergencies, by NEMA
The Head, Gombe Operational Office of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Simon Katu, has explained that lack of resources prevents the agency from making it to disaster scenes in the target 20 minutes. Speaking at a stakeholders’ meeting organised for journalists in Bauchi yesterday, Katu said: “We need to let the public know that…
Abiodun nominates former NUJ President, TASUED VC as Commissioners
Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun has nominated former national president of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Waheed Odusile as Commissioner for Information and Strategy. Abiodun also named VC of Tai Solarin University of Education (TASUED), Abayomi Adelaja Arigbabu as Commissioner for Education, Science, and Technology. A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor,…
Ebonyi governor Umahi gives palliatives to journalists
The Ebonyi State Government has donated items and cash to the state Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) to cushion the effect of coronavirus.
NUJ seeks immediate recognition, payment of journalists as coronavirus front liners
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has called on the Federal Government to immediately recognise its members as front liners in the fight against the COVID-19 scourge...
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.