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FCTA Staff slaps female journalist over NUJ matter    

Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ)...FCTA chairman slaps woman colleague

*Walks out on the Union officials *Takes accommodation with police for his conduct By Sandra Onyekwere Mr Nnachi Okafor, a level 12 officer of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), has allegedly assaulted a female superior staff of the organisation over disagreement relating to management of their local chapter of the …

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Plateau violence: Buhari harkens to NUJ cries

President Muhammadu Buhari...thanks for Maina

*Order Police, Army to stop further killings As if harkening to deep guttural cries of the Nigeria Union of Journalists who demanded for an effective stoppage of the carnage in the Plateau, President Muhammadu Buhari said he has received with deep sadness and regret, news of the recent killings of …

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IFJ: Gender equality, safety training holds in Abuja

NAWOJ...gender equality

*Sponsored by Hon Mulikat Akande, NUJ Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in collaboration with the Norwegian Union of Journalists, the Federation of African Journalists – with kind assistance from the International Federation of Journalists is holding the second Gender equality and safety training for women journalists, in Abuja. According to …

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Kano Gov, Ganduje, also muscles journalists?

Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje...journalists

*Journalists are now cowards, they can’t defend themselves From Alhassan A. Bala “Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I will not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter.” This was a statement by Lord Northclift on …

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NUJ disclaims award to Melaye, 14 others

Dino Melaye...NUJ overrules award to be given to him

*They have no power to give awards Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has denounced and disclaimed the awards purportedly to be presented to Senator Dino Melaye on Tuesday by a self-styled group, the Senate Press Corps. The position of the NUJ was contained in a statement by its President, Abdulwaheed …

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Binniyat may step into freedom after 93 days in prison

(From left), Kaduna NUJ Council Chairman, Comrade Adamu Yusuf, NUJ National Secretary, Shuiabu Leman, President of NUJ, Comrade Waheed Odusile and Luka Binniyat in court after Justice Sukola reviewed his bail conditions

*As judge reviews bail conditions Having spent about 93 days in prison, the former Kaduna Bureau Chief of Vanguard Newspapers, Luka Binniyat, may be stepping into freedom on Wednesday as his stringent bail conditions were reviewed by Justice Bashir Sukola of Kaduna High Court. Prior to relaxing the conditions, Sukola …

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Luka, El-Rufai, NUJ and Vanguard Newspapers

Luka Binniyat

*My take on the needless controversy From Ismail Omipidan I am familiar with attitude of some of us on Facebook. Please before you condemn or abuse me, kindly take your time to read in full my submissions. Take me up on any of the issues, I will be willing to …

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Edo NUJ suspends Secretary, 8 others for alleged fraud

Abdulwaheed Odusile National President of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ)...nine members suspended for daring state

*Emergency congress Congress of Edo State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) have indefinitely suspended nine of its members, including the Edo NUJ Secretary-General, Mr. Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu and Chairman of the Correspondents Chapel, Mr. Simon Ebegbulem at an emergency congress held at the weekend for allegedly and fraudulently …

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Invasion of NUJ secretariat unacceptable

Abdulwaheed Odusile National President of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ)...we can't take this

*You must bring the soldiers for reprimand National Secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) views the absurdities of the ongoing Operation Python Dance 2 of the Nigerian Army in the south-eastern part of the country with dissatisfaction and disenchantment, especially the unnecessary clashes with innocent citizens. In a …

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