Olu Onemola, the Special Assistant on New Media to the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has revealed that the Senate will investigate the new guideline for journalists at the National Assembly.
He said that his principal remains committed to the freedom of the press.
Onemola stated this in a series of tweets in response to the alleged new guidelines for journalists in the National Assembly.
He stated that Saraki’s antecedents as the Chairman of the 8th National Assembly show that he has always believed in the right of journalists to operate unhindered in order to promote transparency.
The New Media aide emphasized that the purported issuance of the controversial guidelines would be promptly investigated.
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