The Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, FRCN, has initiated plans to uphold professionalism in ensuring quality programming and effective coverage of all electoral activities ahead of the 2019 general elections.
The Chairman, Committee for 2019 Electoral Activities, Radio Nigeria, Ibadan Zonal Station, Elder Adenrele Ajisefini, made this known during the Committee’s visit to Paramount FM, Abeokuta.
Elder Ajisefini explained that Radio Nigeria was ready to organize a debate as platform for all candidates to interact with the electorate and explain their manifestos to enable the people to make informed decisions.
Also, a member of the Committee, Mr. Olusola Adewale advised the members of staff of the Corporation to shun acts capable of violating the electoral law and equip themselves with the relevant regulations for electoral activities in the country.
In her contribution, another member of the Committee, Mrs. Olukemi Ajayi emphasized the need for members of staff to maintain standard practice and relate with all political candidates without bias.
Earlier, the General Manager, Radio Nigeria Paramount FM, Alhaji Adeniyi Odekunle who commended the committee for the visit renewed the station’s commitment to providing necessary education and enlightenment to enhance the electoral process.