Kwara Speaker Urges Journalists To Strictly Adhere To Professionalism
By Mukhtar Tijjani
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Engr Yakubu Salihu-Danladi on Wednesday charged journalists in the country to continue to ensure professionalism in their reportage
He gave the charge while receiving a survenir donated to him by the State House of Assembly Press Corp to congratulate him on his re-election in the just concluded general elections in the State.
Salihu-Danladi described the media as strategic for political stability and an interface between the government and the people.
He assured the people of the state of quality legislations towards improving their welfare and pledged to improve on observed grey areas in the 10th Assembly when inaugurated.
Earlier, the chairman, Kwara State House of Assembly Press Corp, Mr AbdulRazaq Bello, had applauded the speaker for not disappointing the youth constituency as a successful young politician.
Bello explained that the survenir from House of Assembly Press Corp was to congratulate and appreciate the Speaker for his re-election and fruitful piloting of the affairs of the House.
In his remarks, the chairman of Kwara State’s council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists(NUJ), Comrade AbdulLateef Ahmed eulogized the House for ensuring harmonious working relationship between the legislature and the executive arms of the government.