The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Delta State Council, has produced and distributed 1,000 locally-made face masks to its members across the chapels in the state. The NUJ, Delta Chairman, Comrade Michael Ikeogwu, presented the face masks to chapel chairmen at the Union’s temporary press centre in Asaba, on Thursday. The NUJ Delta chairman implored them to bear with the council for its inability to provide palliatives and make do with the fabric face masks as a token for NUJ members and some members of the public. The NUJ Delta chairman, who called on them to observe the precautionary guidelines approved by the government against COVID-19, praised members in the field for conducting themselves in a befitting manner. Comrade Ikeogwu also commended the Delta State Government for steps taken and efforts made so far to curtail the spread of the COVID-19.
Source: Nigerian Tribune May 22, 2020 10:07 UTC