World Press Freedom Day held in Nile University Abuja
Today Free Press Nigeria cum Ecochallenge Nig Ltd felicitate with its media house counterparts and journalists for celebrating ” 2018 Press Freedom Day”. The Nigeria World Press Freedom Day event that taken place @ Nile University, Abuja.According to our correspondent man the event was organized by Department of mass communication, Nile university in collaboration with U.S embassy, and marked the attendant of vibrant journalists across the country under the Guest Speakership of Ms Linda Hervieux( American Author,journalist and photographer).Ms Linda who delivered her lecture on the theme: “The Role of Media in Holding Government Accountable”.The event lasted for 2hours which begin 10:00a.m and ended 12:00pm.
We use this forum to remind the journalists, it is obvious media are a critical link in the accountability chain between the government and the governing. So to better appreciate the necessity of this aforementioned accountability, journalists should find it essential to known some fundamental rules about accounbility.
By : Suleiman Bida