13 July 2021 by MATHEW AYOOLA
The Managing Director of Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority, NEPZA, Prof. Adesoji Adesugba has advised media professionals to always give priority to stories that will enhance national development of the country.
Prof Adesugba gave the advice at an interactive with newsmen in Abuja.
He noted that journalists have acritical roles to play in the task of repositioning the country.
The Managing Director of NEPZA also enjoined them to always be balanced and objective in their reportage.
According to him, media professionals are expected to be agenda setters on issues that would promote unity and peaceful coexistence among Nigerians.
He stressed the need for them to always update their knowledge to enable them meet current realities in the journalism profession.
While describing the profession as demanding, Prof Adesoji Adesugba advised them to take their health seriously by undergoing periodic medical checks for their total well being.
He said NEPZA would continue to embark on programmes that would contribute to the growth of journalism profession in the country.
Prof. Adesoji Adesugba equally solicited the support of media organizations towards realizing the objectives of NEPZA in the area Special Economic Zones for national development.
He also reiterated the commitment of NEPZA in ensuring the growth of the nation’s economy.