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Tag "Chris Isiguzo"

    The Sun reporter remanded in prison over ‘uncomplimentary’ story about Kebbi govt

The Sun reporter remanded in prison over ‘uncomplimentary’ story about Kebbi govt

Olanrewaju Lawal, a reporter with The Sun newspaper in Kebbi state, has been remanded in prison over a story which the state government found unfavourable.Lawal was said to have been hurriedly arraigned before a magistrate’s court in Birnin-Kebbi, the state capital, without legal representation, and charged with a one-count charge of publishing false information.The police had arrested him on December [...]

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    Isiguzo elected NUJ president

Isiguzo elected NUJ president

Chris Isiguzo has been elected president of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ). The south-east bureau chief of THISDAY polled 346 votes to defeat Abdulwaheed Odusile, the incumbent president.Odusile garnered 329 voted in the tightly contested election.In his acceptance speech, he said his focus as the new president will be on the welfare of journalists."I assure that time to rescue the union [...]

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    Petitioner accuses NUJ presidential candidate of ‘certificate mess’

Petitioner accuses NUJ presidential candidate of ‘certificate mess’

A petition has been filed against the clearance issued to Chris Isiguzo, a two-time vice-president of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), who is running for the union’s highest office.In the petition addressed to the chairman and secretary of the NUJ credentials committee, Isiguzo is accused of not having the required qualification.In the union’s constitution, the national secretary is expected [...]

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