The award was conferred on him on Saturday.
In the same vein, the union congratulated Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State on his election as the Chairman of the fledgling regional economic bloc.
The condolence message was contained in a letter sent to the Chairman of the NUJ, Comrade Wale Olanrewaju, Oladunjoye.
The festival, scheduled for June 27 and 28, 2024, will hold in Mississauga and Toronto, Canada.
This was disclosed in a statement in Lagos by the Chairman, Organising Committee of the event, Gbenga Onayiga.
The Ebonyi State Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, (NUJ) and Correspondent of THISDAY newspapers in the state, Comrade Ben Nworie, has written to the Inspector General of Police, Kayode Egbetokun, demanding probe of the Ebonyi State Police Command over issues relating to human rights abuses.
The theme is: “Nigerian Economy: Reimaging Education System for the Fifth Industrial Revolution”.
This was contained in a communique issued on Sunday at the end of the State NUJ Congress in Maiduguri.
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Lagos Chapel, has announced plans to address drug abuse during its forthcoming Press Week.
The award, according to the journalists, was because of Dangote’s aggressive employment generation drive, which has seen thousands of able youths, gainfully employed in the Group as well as the commitment to provision of critical infrastructure.
Ojo-Lanre, an experienced tourism journalist, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Ibadan, Oyo State.
The council also urged the Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris, to uphold press freedom.
The Council made the commendation in a statement issued to newsmen in Sokoto Wednesday, signed by Dalhatu Abdullahi and Muhammad Bello, Chairman and Secretary, respectively.
The National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Comrade Chris Isiguzo gave the advice at the Grand Finale of the 2023 Press Week of the Kogi Council held in Lokoja.
The Management of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State has appointed a veteran Journalist, Mike Aladenika, as Head of the institution’s Corporate Communications.
The body stated its position Friday in a communiqué issued at the end of its Congress Thursday in Enugu.
Assistant Corps Marshall, Clement Oladele, FRSC Zonal Commanding Officer in charge of Benue, Nasarawa and Plateau states, made the disclosure Wednesday in Jos, Plateau State capital.
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has criticised Gov. Chukwuma Soludo- led administration in Anambra for allegedly shutting down the state-owned National Light newspaper.
The Nigeria Union of Journalists NUJ has called on the relevant authorities to immediately reverse the latest pump price of petrol in the country.
Ogbeche said the administration was running the state with little or no records kept, according to a report by NAN.