The Sokoto State Chapter of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ has decried alleged political victimisation of its members by the State Media.

The Union members unanimously condemned the development in a communiqué issued at the end of its Congress in Sokoto.

The NUJ alleged that the state media organisation was carrying out rampant transfers of its members for voting the candidates of their choice during the 2019 General Elections in the State.

The State NUJ Chairman Isa Shuni, had during the meeting urged members not to compromise their profession with political activities. He further appreciated the working journalists in Sokoto for their maturity and show of professionalism, before, during and after the 2019 General Elections in the State.

He urged members to always remain committed to the ethics of journalism and continue to support and contribute to the success of NUJ in the state.