COVID-19: FG not doing enough, says NUJ

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COVID-19: FG not doing enough, says NUJ
Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ)

By Joseph Erunke – Abuja

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has blamed the federal government for the increasing case of coronavirus in the country.

The union, which asked the government to emulate Lagos and few other states that stopped their workers from going to work for two weeks, said it was not happy that tasked government to take drastic steps to minimize the spread.

National President of NUJ President, Chris Isiguzo, in a statement, tagged: “Covid 19: Time to take drastic measures”, called for immediate closing down of the Federal Secretariat, Abuja, and other offices, since according to him,”the majority of these workers commute daily to work using public transportation.”

The statement read: “The Nigeria Union of Journalists  National Secretariat reiterates its call on the Federal Government to take drastic steps to minimize the spread of Covid 19 across the…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper