The Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Gbenga Omotoso on Saturday took an assessment of the scourge of the COVID-19 pandemic and said that journalists across the country also deserve medals and awards like other frontline workers.
“The Nigerian journalist has always risen to the occasion whenever it matters.
“So thick was the anxiety that you could cut it with a knife. They said we would be picking bodies on the streets. The rich invested heavily in ventilators, which they bought and kept in their inner rooms for themselves and members of their privileged families.