Never trample on freedom of the press and rights – Former VP Atiku Abubakar

Former Nigeria’s vice president Alh. Atiku Abubakar says the rights of the press must never be compromised or impeded. He made the remark on his official Facebook page to celebrate with journalists throughout the country on the Occassion of Press Freedom Day. He said,

Whatever happens, we must never lose track that citizens have a right to know and that the press has been constitutionally empowered to be the watchdog. That right to hold government and its institutions accountable must never be compromised or impeded. #PressFreedomDay -AA

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