Journalists have been charged to always maintained objectivity in their reportage.
Naijanewshub.com.ng reports that the former Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Jelili Adesiyan has on Monday charged journalists to always maintain objectivity while filling their reports.
Alhaji Adesiyan, a chieftain of All Progressive Congress (APC) made this known while featuring on Oyo state NUJ Correspondents Chapel Guest Forum platform held at the Chapel’s Secretariat in Ibadan.
Adesiyan in his words said, ” as we are approaching electioneering period, journalists in the country need to continue to be objective in their reports.”
“For a nation like ours to grow, Journalists should be fair in their reportage.”
“The nation’s growing democracy can be achieve through balanced reports by our journalists, I urge our journalists to always be factual in their reports.” He said.
While speaking about the chances of the APC Presidential candidate at the forthcoming elections, Adesiyan stressed that Asiwaju Tinubu has a better credentials to govern Nigeria.
He said, “Among all the candidates we have in Nigeria for this year’s Presidential election, including the four prominent ones, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has the best credentials to govern Nigeria. There is no doubt that Tinubu is the best for Nigeria now”, he said.
The former Minister added, ” Asiwaju Tinubu is the most equipped, most knowledgeable and experience among all the Presidential candidates we are having in the country presently. He is the only unifier and real lover of Nigerian masses”.
Alhaji Adesiyan stressed that with Asiwaju Tinubu as the next Nigeria President, he will implement all those things that will bring better life to Nigeria and Nigerians.”
Asiwaju Tinubu is going to become the next President of Nigeria. He will win the next Presidential election coming up this month. Tinubu will correct all the abnormalities in Nigeria”.
On the criticism of Asiwaju Tinubu by some elements, Alhaji Adesiyan said it is expected bearing in mind that the APC Presidential candidate stands as the most formidable among all the other candidates eyeing the 2023 Presidency.