By Lawal Sa’idu Funtua
The Save the Children Media working group training for journalists from Katsina and Gombe has commenced today in Kaduna-.
At the opening ceremony at the Asaa Hotels limited,a staff of SCI, Mr. Peters welcome participants and provided security tips for participants.
He admonished participants to take their security very seriously as they find themselves in a different environment.
He alerted on the use of means of transport where he cautioned participants on being careful on their movement and the means of movement.
Peter equally advised participants to dress decently in accordance with the cultural norms of their host community.
Even while living in their hotel rooms, Peter further advised participants to exercise some security measures.
In an opening remarks,Mr. Akpan welcome participants where he emphasized the role of the media on the implementation of child right protection.
He noted that with the signing into law of the child protection act by some state governments the journalists according to ” remained the driving force of the process”.