UNESCO trains journalists on GBV- sensitive investigative reporting

 
Sat Dec 14th, 2019 - Abuja (FCT)
 

United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)

The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) under its Spotlight Initiative Programme, has trained journalists drew fro five states and Abuja on Sensitive and Investigative Reporting on Gender Based Violence (GBV).

The training took place in Lagos and the states were Ebonyi, Cross River, Adamawa, Lagos, Sokoto, and the FCT.

Speaking at the program, a University Don, Dr. Franca Attoh, said journalism should be a veritable tool to impel development, adding that journalists are watchdogs who protect the citizenry from the antics of politicians in the society.

 
 

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source: Guardian