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Ondo NUJ tasks Immigration Service on insecurity, passport

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Ondo State Council, has appealed to the Federal Government to adequately fund the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) to boost its performance.
The Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) has pledged to collaborate with the Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC) to find practical solutions to insecurity confronting the country.

Nigerian army urges journalists to protect national interests

The Commander, Sector 2, Operation Lafiya Dole, Adamu Nura, has appealed to journalists to prioritise Nigeria’s national interest in their reporting.

Lagos NUJ mourns veteran journalist Tony Momoh

The Lagos State Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), has expressed shock over the death of Prince Tony Momoh who passed on at 81.
Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom

Benue governor mourns deceased NUJ chairman

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue has expressed shock over the death of the Chairman, Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Benue State Council, Mrs Victoria Asher.
The Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists in Benue State, Comrade Victoria Asher, has died after giving birth to twins.

Benue NUJ chairman dies days after giving birth to twins

The Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists in Benue State, Comrade Victoria Asher, has died after giving birth to twins.
The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Comrade Ini Ememobong who led the Government delegation on the inspection said, the exercise is to give the team a first hand Information on the situation to report same to the State Governor who is the Chief Security Officer of Akwa Ibom State.

#EndSARS: Akwa Ibom governemnt inspects vandalised properties

Akwa Ibom State Government has undertaken an on-the-spot assessment of properties vandalized in Uyo, the state capital, as an aftermath of the #EndSARS protest.

#EndSARS: Akwa Ibom NUJ condemns attack on AKBC, other facilities in Uyo

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Akwa Ibom State Council, has condemned the attack on the Akwa Ibom Broadcasting Corporation (AKBC), Uyo.
The Tiv community in Kadarko, Keana Local Government Area of Nasarawa state has called on the state governor, Abdullahi Sule to deploy more security personnel to curtail the frequent attacks on their people.

Over 6,000 civil servants promoted in Nasarawa

Nasarawa State government Wednesday said it has promoted over 6,000 civil servants in its payroll in the state.

Akwa Ibom NUJ boycotts coverage of activities of ex-minister Femi Fani-Kayode

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Akwa Ibom Council, has boycotted coverage of activities of former Minister of Aviation, Mr Femi Fani-Kayode, who is in the state to monitor projects executed by the state government.

Oyo NUJ raises alarm as UCH chief, three top officials test positive for coronavirus

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Oyo State council, on Sunday, appealed to the Federal Government to save the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan by providing it with enough funds to tackle Coronavirus.

NUJ mourns journalist killed in Adamawa

The Adamawa Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has declared one-week mourning for Maxwell Nashon, a journalist who was murdered on Wednesday in the state.
Mai Mala Buni

Yobe governor tasks media on rural coverage

The Yobe Governor, Mai Mala Buni, has urged media practitioners under the aegis of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Yobe Council, to adequately cover rural areas in the state.

FRSC, NUJ partner to battle road crashes in Anambra

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Anambra State Command has expressed its readiness to partner the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in the state for effective traffic management and control.

NAWOJ demands EFCC’s report on alleged NUJ housing fraud

The Chairperson of National Association of Women Journalists, Lagos State chapter, Sekinah Lawal, on Monday expressed frustration about the failure of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to disclose the outcome of its investigations into the alleged Nigerian Union of Journalists housing scheme fraud.

Sokoto NUJ decries alleged political victimisation of members

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Sokoto State Chapter, has decried alleged political victimisation of its members by the state Media.

Jigawa NUJ suspends 3 members over diversion of electoral materials, beverages

The Jigawa Chapter of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) on Thursday suspended three of its members for allegedly diverting sensitive electoral materials and beverages.

Abductors demand N5 million for journalist’s wife release

Suleiman Abubakar, the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Chairman, Correspondents’ chapel, Nasarawa State has said that the gunmen, who attacked him and abducted his wife, Yahanasu demanded for N5 million for her release.

Nigerian Army calls for closer partnership with the media

The Nigerian Army has called for closer collaboration with the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Enugu State Council, to achieve positive publicity.

Assault: NUJ demands sack of pension officials, redeployment of NSCDC Commandant

The Nigeria Union of Journalists has called for the immediate sack of officials of the Nasarawa State Pension Bureau over their involvement in the assault of two of its members.

Police: It’s still an offence to mount roadblocks

The Commissioner of Police in Delta State, Michael Ogbizi, has warned Police officers in the state against flouting the directive of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on the ban on roadblocks across the country.
Bisi Adeleye-Fayemi

Bisi Fayemi: My husband will restore values of Ekiti people

The wife of the Ekiti State Governor, Chief Bisi Fayemi, says her husband’s administration will restore long held values of the Ekiti people, in addition to fighting poverty and moral decadence.

PCNI trains journalists on conflict, humanitarian reporting

The Presidential Committee on Northeast Initiative (PCNI) has trained 20 journalists on conflict and humanitarian reporting in Borno, to fast track reconstruction and rehabilitation of the zone.

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Kebbi governor: Nigerians should seek divine intervention on insecurity

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