The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Ondo state Council has received 50 plastic chairs donated to the union by a member of the House of Representatives from Akoko Northeast/Northwest Federal Constituency, Hon Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo.
The donation is in the spirit of the festive season
The chairs will add value to event halls atthe NUJ Press Centre, Alagbaka-Akure where journalists and their friends usually relax.
A statement signed by the Union’s State Secretary, Leke Adegbite, Ondo NUJ chaired by Adetona Aderoboye commended Hon Tunji-Ojo popularly known as BTO, for always relating and supporting media professionals and the Union since he assumed office in 2019.
The federal lawmaker had supported Ondo NUJ with COVID-19 palliatives during the last lockdown, which was distributed to members through chapels.
The Union also lauded the federal lawmaker for his various developmental projects in Akokoland and other parts of the state like facilitating roads construction, empowerment programmes and quality representation among.
Also, Ondo NUJ expressed gratitude to the INEC Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu and the Chairman, Ondo stare local government Service Commission, Hon Femi Idris who also made similar donations to the union recently.
The Statement urged members to continue to display high level of professionalism in discharging their duties in year 2021 and Ondo NUJ prays Lord to grant its media professionals in the state and beyond more rewarding years.