The Delta State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has hailed the nomination of Mr. Charles Aniagwu as Commissioner-designate in the emerging state executive council, describing his appointment as reward for excellent and distinguished service as Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the Delta State Governor.
A statement jointly signed by Comrades Michael Ikeogwu (Chairman) and Churchill Oyowe,
(Secretary) respectively, acknowledged Mr Aniagwu’s friendly disposition in managing media affairs, as well as his diverse professional experience and pedigree and while commending Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for recognizing his excellence, expressed optimism that Aniagwu’s appointment as a commissioner, when confirmed, will add greater value to the worth of the Delta State Executive Council.
The NUJ Statement reads thus:
July 19, 2019
NUJ PRESS STATEMENT
NUJ FELICITATES WITH CHARLES ANIAGWU, COMMISSIONER DESIGNATE
The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Delta State Council, wishes to extend its warm felicitations to Mr Charles Aniagwu, over his nomination for appointment as commissioner into the Delta State Executive Council.
The council sees the nomination of Mr Aniagwu as the reward for excellent and distinguished service as Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the Delta State Governor.
The council recalls with joy the friendly disposition of Mr Aniagwu even in the face of herculean challenges in the course of managing the media and attending to diverse issues brought to him by members of the NUJ and thank him for being there always as a solution provider.
While acknowledging the fact that Mr Aniagwu’s diverse experience and pedigree qualify him for any portfolio in the state, the NUJ believes that an assigned role in the information sector will further justify him as a round peg in a round hole.
The council commends the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, for recognizing the excellence in Mr Aniagwu and prayed that the nomination for appointment as a commissioner, when confirmed, will add greater value to the worth of the Delta State Executive Council.
Comrade Michael Ikeogwu,
Comrade Churchill Oyowe,