Alhaji Adamu Yusuf of the Federal Radio corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) has emerged the Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) for the Kaduna state council.
Yusuf who until his election as council Chairman was the former chairman of FRCN NUJ chapel emerged as the sole candidate who vied for the vacant position following the impeachment of the former Chairman, Comrade Garba Muhammad.
Being the only candidate who vied for the position and successfully screened by the credentials screening committee, with no objection from any bonafide member of the council, was inaugurated after a valid motion and endorsement.
The credentials screening committee chairman and a former council chairman, Mr Andrew Fadasan upon presentation of certificate of return to the new chairman after taking the oath of office and allegiance charged him to uphold the ethics of the profession and the constitution of the union.
In his acceptance speech, the newly elected chairman assured that he will carry every legitimate member along and insisted that his leadership will not tolerate any form of indiscipline, un-ethical conduct and any act of insurbordination.