NUJ President visits Unimaid’s Mass Communication department

NUJ President, Christopher Isiguzo.
NUJ President, Christopher Isiguzo.

From Kaseem Isa MUHAMMAD, Maiduguri

The National President of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Christopher Isiguzo has paid a courtesy visit to the department of Mass Communication on Monday 13th of January 2020.

The President discussed several issues bedeviling the journalism profession with the students and lecturers of the department.

Christopher said that he is working relentlessly to bring a lot of development into the journalism profession to make sure press freedom, hate speech, fake news is tackled appropriately.

He added that journalism is no longer a profession as people especially bloggers spread fake news about national and international issues which is absolutely against journalism ethics.

He urged the students of the department to focus and concentrate on their studies adding that education is the key to success. The president told the students that they will achieve more in life if they worked tirelessly.

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