NUJ advocates adherence to professional standard

NUJ advocates adherence to professional standard

The Chairman of Nigeria Union of Journalist NUJ, Kwara state council, Mr Umar Abdulwaha has called on journalists in the state to always uphold ethics of the profession in the discharge of the duties.

Mr Umar made the call while speaking with Radio Nigeria correspondent ahead of the World Press Freedom Day celebration with the Theme “Media for Democracy, Journalism and Election in time of Disinformation” in Ilorin.

According to him as much as there are laws that allow freedom of information such laws have limitations.

Mr Umar advised journalists to act in accordance with the constitutional provision.

The chairman maintained that journalists should be conversant with what the law says on the matter of National Security and how to report same without offending it.