The Osun State Governor, Mr. Gboyega Oyetola has advised journalists to always verify their stories and shun sensational reporting in their daily activities.
He called on them to uphold the ethics of their profession by being objective, balanced and fair in their reportage of events.
The governor stated this during an interactive session with journalists in his country home, Iragbiji , Boripe local government area of the state.
Mr. Oyetola who described the media as a critical element to good governance implored newsmen to always strive to justify the confidence members of the public reposed in them through the quality of their stories and report.
The governor who also seize the occasion to reel out some of his administration’s achievements in the last eight months said his administration has given every sector of the economy adequate attention.
He also commended journalists in the state for being supportive of the administration through fair and balanced reporting.