ABEOKUTA– The Nigerian Breweries Plc, on Tuesday, July 7th 2020 donated some relief materials to members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Ogun State Council at the Iwe Iroyin Secretariat, Oke Ilewo to further cushion the effects of the covid-19 pandemic
Delivering the items, the Corporate Affairs Manager (South West) of the company, Mr Tayo Adelaja said the company appreciates the cordial relationship between the two organisations, adding that the relief packages is a way to further say ‘thank you’ to Journalists in the state
In his words, “on behalf of the management and staff of Nigeria Breweries Plc, I wish to thank you for your partnership, support and coverage of all our initiatives across the country”
“Your objective reportage of our activities has no doubt contributed in sustaining our brand reputation and image, which is critical to our continued business operations and success in Nigeria”
“As the world adjust to the harsh global realities brought about by covid-19, we realized that more than ever that this is the time for us to be there with our friends in the media who may have been negatively impacted by the virus”
The Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Ogun State Council, Mrs Omolola Adeyinka who received the items on behalf of the members, thanked the company for remembering Journalists in the state at this trying times
She further reiterates the commitment of members of the Union on objectives reportage of all activities of the company when called upon, adding that with the kind gestures, the relationship between the two organisations can only be stronger.
She therefore used the opportunity to call on other well meaning companies to assist Journalists in the state especially with the fight against covid-19 raging on.