Osun Information Commissioner Seeks Support From Journalists

The Commissioner for Information and Strategy in the State of Osun, Mr. Adelani Baderinwa has called on all journalists in the state to fully support and cooperate with the present administration ably led by the State Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola.

 

 

Mr. Adelani Baderinwa made the call today in the office while hosting the executive members of the Nigeria Union of
Journalists led by the State Chairman, Comrade Abiodun Olalere.

The Commissioner, who expressed delight in hosting the chairman and the executive council members, stressed that he operates and open door policy hence they are free to come to him to offer ideas and suggestions that will be useful to the administration.

He then assured that the State Government is fully interested in the training and re-training of all journalists in the
state through workshops and seminars which are the necessary tonic for the re-invigoration of the profession of journalism.

He also assured that he would do all within his powers to support the union so that they can fully deliver their services efficiently and effectively.

While disclosing that efforts are being made by the State government to uplift and equip the Newsroom of the State Ministry as well as that of OSBC, efforts are also being made to make the State Government Printing Press to be fully operational so that it will be a veritable source of income generation for the State Government.

Earlier, the Chairman of the State Council of the NUJ, Comrade Abiodun Olalere congratulated the Commissioner on his appointment as the Commissioner for Information and Strategy.

While calling on the Commissioner to look at the training and re-training of all journalists in the state as well as their
welfare, he assured the Commissioner that all journalists in the State will fully support and cooperate with the Commissioner and indeed the administration of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola.

He pointed out that all journalists are indeed very happy that an experienced and dedicated journalist and unionist is now at the Ministry as the spokesman and image maker for the state Government.

In attendance were the management staff of the Ministry of Information and Strategy, Osun NUJ State Exco members, State chairperson of NAWOJ, chairman, sports writers Association as well as the extended Exco members of the NUJ.