Akase’s reappointment, product of outstanding performance, says NUJ



Nigerian Concord Newspaper

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Benue State Council has said that the reappointment of Mr. Terver Akase as the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Samuel Ortom was a product of his outstanding performance in the last four years.

The chairman of the NUJ, Victoria Asher, said this in a letter he signed to congratulate Akase whose reappointment came a day to the swearing-in ceremony of the governor.

In the letter, Victoria Asher said Akase’s re-appointment is in recognition of his outstanding performance as the Governor’s image-maker.

“Your re-appointment is a clear indication of your credible and outstanding performance during the first tenure of the governor which has made him to build confidence in you,” the letter stated.

The Union also expressed optimism that Mr Akase would continue to carry out his duties diligently.

“The Union is proud of you and we are convinced that you will let your professional prowess and wealth of experience to bear on your assignment,” it further read.

It promised to support the Governor’s spokesman to succeed.

The Benue State Council of NUJ thanked Governor Ortom for appointing one of its own as his media aide and urged him to continue to identify professionals to occupy sensitive government positions.