Monday, May 3, 2021

World Press Freedom Day: Soludo Groups Greet Anambra NUJ, Media Practitioners, For Being "The Voice Of The Voiceless".


AWKA-ANAMBRA STATE CAPITAL- The National Board of Trustees (BOT) Chairman, Soludo Solution Movement (SSM), and Idemili North LGA Chairman of "All Soludo Support Groups", ASSG, "Soludo Solution", SS, Prince Dr. Obi Okechukwu has Celebrated the entire members of Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, Anambra State Chapter, and all media Practitioners in the state as the world today mark International Press Freedom day.

Prince Dr. Obi Okechukwu disclosed this to the media in Awka, Anambra State capital in a press statement made available to newsmen today being May 3rd, 2021 as the World Celebrates Media Practitioners
Join Anambrarians to Commemorate those who lost their lives on the course of carrying out their duties to humanity. He commended Journalists for being "the voice of the voiceless in the society".

According to him the United Nations in 1993 general Assembly declared every May 3 of the year to be the "World Press Freedom Day". This is a date set aside to celebrate the fundamental principles of press freedom, evaluate press freedom around the World, to defend the media from attacks on their independence, to pay tribute to Journalists who lost their lives in the exercise of their Profession.

Prince Dr. Obi Okechukwu while rejoicing with media Practitioners in ANAMBRA state thanked Anambrarians for joining Nigerians, the World to Celebrate the media today then thanked Journalists in Anambra State for contributing their quota towards societal development. He said: "The Usefulness of Journalists to the society or citizenry are very enormous. We urge the media to do more for growth and development of Anambra State, and Nigeria in general. The media is the conscience of the society".

"The benefits of World Press Freedom Day are numerous. The media, Journalists help the citizens to communicate with their Government. The media, Journalists desseminate information and ideas amongst citizens, they contribute to People's common storehouse, provide platforms to citizens to draw Government attention to their rights' violation. SSM, ASSJournalists to continue in their nation building, Support to Governor Obiano's APGA led Administration, promotion of socio-economic development of the State and Nigeria in general".

The hospitality guru then assured workers of Governor Obiano's developmental strides in the state media sector and continuous support to Journalists in Anambra State, while he noted that the only APGA Governorship aspirants that is capable of maintaining continuity and better packages for Anambra Media workers and Journalists in future is his Boss, Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo if Emerges the Flag-bearer of the party by next month, June 23rd, 2021 to win the Governorship seat to govern Anambra State come this year 2021

"The leadership of SSM, ASSG, SS, Idemili North LGA Chapter pray for you all media workers, Journalists that you will all enjoy the fruits of your labour. We pray in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord and savior, Amen! Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo Groups greet you all in the spirit of Solidarity and sense of brotherhood!!"

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