By Adetokunbo Fakeye
Nigeria - The Special Adviser on Media and Strategy to the Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Yinka Oyebode has charged Information Officers in the state to redouble their efforts by ensuring adequate and effective communication of policies and programmes of the state government.
Oyebode gave the charge on Wednesday during a meeting with the Information Officers at the Ministry of Information, Ado-Ekiti.
According to Oyebode, the public must always be kept abreast of all activities of government, stressing that the Biodun Oyebanji administration is on board to serve the people.
He said state government would provide both on-the-job trainings and basic equipment for the information Officers in order to enhance the discharge their duty of informing and educating the public on government activities.
Oyebode disclosed that the administration is poised to embark on renovation of buildings within the state secretariat complex in order to making the environment more conducive for workers.
While emphasizing on standard and quality news management, Oyebode implored Information Officers to be more painstaking in their writing skills and news presentations.
Speaking earlier, the Deputy Director, Information Services Department, Mr. Charles Ademolaju appreciated the Special Adviser for the meeting.
He said the Information Officers would put in their best in publicising activities of the administration.