Southeast youth leaders tasks governors on protection of journalists in the zone

Thu May 7th, 2020 - Abia

The Coalition of South East Youth Leaders (COSEYL) on Thursday asked governors of the southeast region to ensure protection for Journalists working in their various states.

They described as “unacceptable and barbaric” the kidnap of a female Journalist with the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN)in Abia state, Chinenye Iwuoha by gunmen.

In a statement by Goodluck Ibem, President general and Kanice Igwe, Secretary, the youth leaders that they would not fold their arms and watch the journalism profession be desecrated by unscrupulous elements.
The statement added: “This barbaric act is totally unacceptable and we condemn it in his entirety.




source: Guardian