Free and vibrant Press is one of key pillars of Democracy,says NUJ FCT Chapel Chair, Oyekunle ….. decries govt intolerance to criticism, dissenting Voices

The Chairman, Nigeria Union of Journalists ( NUJ ) FCT Correspondents’ Chapel, FCT, Jide Oyekunle said one of the key pillars of democracy is free and vibrant press, which served as a watchdog and mirror of the society but the media space in the country was becoming more toxic, shrinking and hostile thereby making it difficult for journalists to operate and carry out their statutory roles. Oyekunle stated this while delivering his speech at the Training on Safety and Protection of Journalists and Workplace Compliance on Wednesday 30th August 2023.…