Internship testimony : Very promising media career

David Lawal multimedia journalist and social media executive tells his tough internship story that has resulted in very promising media career. My six months internship journey started at TELL Communications Limited, publisher of TELL Magazine and BroadStreet Journals in 2011 October. It was seemingly tough managing classes as Deputy Class Rep and later as Class Rep in 2012, when I finished my six months and was told to continue to write for the Magazine. Interns usually run away from my Editor then Mr Salif Atojoko. We thought he was killing…

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Thumbs-up for innovative young journalists

Kelechi Amakoh reports on the inaugural Innovative Young Journalist Award won by fresh graduate and freelance journalist, Jennifer Ehidiamen Three young journalists got rewarded for their innovative input to journalism in Nigeria in 2013 at a media award organised by the Journalists for Christ International Outreach (JFC International) in Lagos, Nigeria. The inaugural ceremony of the Innovative Young Journalist Award meant to promote excellent multimedia practice among young journalists was held along with the end of year fellowship of the Christian journalists group in Lagos on Saturday, December 28, 2013….

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Nominees for 2012 Innovative Young Journalist Award

Final nominees have been named for the inaugural Journalists for Christ International Outreach’s Innovative Young Journalist Award. The award ceremony holds on Saturday, December 28, 2013 at Excellence Hotel, Ogba, Lagos from 12 noon. The nominees are: ·        Alade Abiodun. Abiodun , a journalist, blogger and writer is a staff of National Mirror Newspaper. The graduate of Journalism from Lagos State University was former Online reporter of The Nation Newspaper. .Apart from his regular job, he runs the blog, www.blazingchild.blogspot.com titled “Me, My pen and I”. ·        Hannah Ojo Ojo…

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