By Mojisola Oladele
Osun State House of Assembly has emphasized the need public media stations to improve its mode of operations.
The Chairman, House Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Mr. Adekunle Oladimeji made the call during its maiden meeting with the Management team from Osun State Broadcasting Corporation , OSBC, at the Assembly Complex, Osogbo.
Mr. Oladimeji explained that government owned media outfit was expected to set the pace amidst of other media outlets in the state, hence the need to exhibit efficiency with the available resources.
While stressing the importance for all to contribute their quota to the development of the State and the Nation at Large, Mr. Oladimeji task the media to embrace balance, effective and efficient journalistic practice.
Also his contributions, member representing Olorunda State Constituency, Mr. Olaide Ajibola expressed the readiness of the Committee to cooperate with the station to achieve a remarkable face lift.
Mr. Ajibola urged the station to promote local sports activities which would go a long way in identifying and promoting indigenous young sport talents.
In his words, the Permanent Secretary, OSBC, Alhaji AbdulRasheed Folaranmi highlighted the challenges hindering smooth running of the station to the House Committee on Media and Public Affairs.
Alhaji Folaranmi appreciated the House for the opportunity and reiterated OSBC’s commitment towards promoting the State Government’s Programmes and Polices.