Insecurity: Army tasks media on positive reportage
The Commandant Defence Headquarters, Special Operations Force Brigade, Bida Niger state, Brigadier General Innocent Olotta has said that there is a need for journalists to encourage military officers on the war front with their positive reportage.
He noted that such positive reportage by the media on the activities of the military to combat terror, banditry, and other criminal activities in the country will go a long way in motivating those at the war front.He said, “The profession requires that every practitioners must evaluate their evidence before publication especially when reporting the current campaign against terrorism and other crimes.”
He further called on the media practitioners to support the fight against criminal elements by being objective and patriotic in their civic responsibilities. Read more: The Punch Newspapers »
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