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Some journalists equipped with laptops at the digital skills training.

Some members of the Nigerian Information Technology Reporters Association (NITRA), have commended the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) for training journalists on the art of modern day technology skills for enhanced reportage.

The journalists spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) at the conclusion of the five-day training organised for NITRA members at the e-Government Training Centre of the Public Service Institute of Nigeria in Abuja.

The training which focused on “Digital Skills in News Reportage for Journalists” was aimed at equipping reporters with skills to report professionally, efficiently and be at par with their counterparts globally.

Mr Jude Itam said that the training exposed him to some tools he was ignorant of.

“It was in this training I came across an application like Happy Scribe that can assist your work, it makes for easy transcription among other things it…



Source: Guardian Newspaper