WORKERS’ DAY: Reps Minority Caucus Congratulates Nigerian Workers

ABUJA/Nigeria: The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has congratulated Nigerian workers as they join their compatriots in other parts of the world to celebrate this year’s Workers’ Day The lawmakers, in a statement by the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, on Saturday, commended the workers for their sacrifices in moving the nation forward despite the challenges they face. “As the representatives of the people, our caucus recognizes and appreciates the sacrifices and commitment of our workers at all levels, in moving our dear…

As The World Marks Press Freedom Day, Nigerians Should Please Leave Journalists Alone (OPINION)

By Isaac Asabor As the world marks World Press Freedom Day today, being May 3, it is not an exaggeration to say that most Nigerian Journalists are operating more or less like public relations officers as they gather stories more from Press Releases than from investigated stories.  The reason for their resort to working like public relations officers cannot be farfetched when seen from the perspective of the fact that they are always afraid that when they stick to the real issues, they may not remain in the profession; they…