LG ELECTION:EKITI NUJ TASKS JOURNALISTS ON PROFESSIONALISM.

By Roundoffnews

The Nigeria Union of Journalists NUJ Ekiti State Council has called on all journalists covering the local government poll in the state to be professional in the discharge of their duties.

This is to sustain the confidence of the people in the journalism profession and ensure a peaceful and successful poll.

In a statement in Ado Ekiti, the chairman of the union Comrade Rotimi Ojomoyela who said journalists were critical stakeholders in any election warned them against fake news, sensationalism and other actions that could heat up the polity.

Comrade Ojomoyela also urged journalists to be security conscious while he called on members of the public and the security agencies to treat journalists with respect.