Zamfara Gov donates cars to NUJ, RATTAWU, NAWOJ, others in Zamfara




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Gov. of Zamfara has donated nine Peugeot 406 vehicles professional media unions and organs in the state ease their transportation needs.


The beneficiaries include: the state chapters of Nigeria Union of (); Radio, Television and Theater Arts Workers Union (RATTAWU); and the National of Women (NAWOJ).
The governor made the donation Sunday night, shortly after he hosted members of the unions break the Ramadan fast at his residence.
He also donated similar brand of vehicles media based in the state as well as the state’s chapter of the Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR).
“I am really satisfied and happy in the way and manner conduct themselves while discharging their professional responsibilities in the state.
“There are some media outlets and platforms seem to find pleasure in mischievious and unverified reports especially while reporting sensitive issues like of insecurity.
“They have perpetually distanced many people, including investors to Zamfara.
“But , many Nigerians and non Nigerians who came here and saw things for themselves have come to realize most of the reports they read were fabricated by such who do even know Zamfara,” he explained.
While reiterating his desire to always maintain an open door policy, Matawalle urged media practitioners to guard against being used by selfish politicians to fabricate untrue information would be misleading to the public.
He expressed displeasure that “the same selfish politicians take advantage to cause chaos anytime l travel from the state minding the fact that is also their state.”
Earlier the state Council Chairman of the , Mr Bello Boko, commended the development efforts of the governor even while the state was facing security challenges.
“We have closely monitored the successes your government is making in the RUGA initiative one of which is almost completed in Maradun and aimed at modern pastoral system that will keep the herders in one place and eliminate conflicts.
“The cargo airport is another project which will strongly benefit people while other infrastructures are highly commendable,” Boko noted.
In his vote of thanks, the state for Information, Mr Ibrahim Dosara, thanked the governor for hosting media practitioners in the state.
Dosara also promised to ensure that there was no communication gap between his and newsmen and urged them to always feel free in contacting him to clarify issues.

(NAN)