NUJ to partners INEC, NOA, others on vote buying/hate speech sensitisation


THE Nigeria Union of Journalist, NUJ, Anambra State Council, had said it will partner the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), and the National Orientation Agency (NOA), in the state, to educate the public on the dangers of hate speech and vote buying, which the informative body noted was gradually creeping into the nation’s political life, in order to check the menace.

In communiqué signed by the state chairman of the NUJ, Mr Emmanuel Ifesinachi at the end of this month Congress held at Godwin Ezeemo International press centre, Awka, the Anambra state capital, on Thursday.

The state chairman, who condemned the use of inflammatory and hate speeches as well as pronounced high rate of vote buying by some politicians during the primary elections and the just concluded Ekiti/ Osun governorship polls, called for public education to check the undemocratic…

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