3 The Vice Chancellor, who thanked the manager for the visit, said that investigative reporting would help in addressing some of the challenges Nigeria was facing.
5 ”Journalism, as all know, seems to be in the hands of everybody; everybody, who is on social media, assumes the position of a journalist and that is a serious challenge to the profession.
7 ”That way, it will address challenge of fake news and hate speech in the society.
8 ”On our part in the academia, we will continue to conduct researches and develop tools that will help media practitioners in identifying some of these challenges and ensure that the right things are done,” he said.
9 Tanko assured the manager that the university would continue to partner with NAN toward promoting national development.
10 Earlier, Olaitan had explained the operations, structure and credibility of NAN to the Vice Chancellor, and described the agency as one of the leading news content providers in the world.
11 He advised the university administrator to subscribe to the various packages provided by agency.
12 “Subscribing to NAN services will shore up your image and make you the envy of others,” he said.
13 NewsSourceCredit: NAN