Our People

The Board of Trustees

Ismail A. Ibraheem, PhD

He is a graduate of the prestigious University of Leicester, United Kingdom where he obtained Master’s and PhD qualifications in mass communication specializing in journalism, media, politics and public policy analysis.

Chairman

Simon Kolawole

He is the executive director of Cable Newspaper Journalism Foundation (CNJF) and the founder/CEO of Cable Newspaper Ltd, Lagos, publishers of TheCable online newspaper (www.thecable.ng).

Secretary & Executive Director

Yunusa Tanko Abdullahi

Yunusa Tanko Abdullahi (ANIPR, MCIPR) is a broadcast journalist who started with the Nigerian Television Authority NTA in Lagos in 1994. He is a graduate of English Literature from the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and a Master of Arts degree from University of Lagos .

Trustee

Abimbola Kolawole

Mrs Kolawole, an educationist, is the Director of Kiddies Kottage Nursery, UK, a school she co-founded with her husband to pursue her interest in child development.

Trustee

Emeka Ezeobi

Emeka Ezeobi is Partner at Locus Barristers & Solicitors, Lagos, and previously practised as Pupil Counsel at Ben Onuora & Company, Barristers, Solicitors & Notaries Public, Legal Assistant.

Trustee

Officers

O’Femi Kolawole

Kolawole is an award-winning journalist and writer with over 15 years’ experience working in the media. He is the convener of Posterity Media Business Forum (PMBF), a platform which brings together leaders and professionals from the public and private sectors…

Programme Director

Ogechi Ekeanyanwu

Ekeanyanwu is a journalist who is passionate child and women’s rights advocate and has worked a consultant with MIND, an non-governmental organisation that focuses on urban poor women.

Investigations

Mulikat Funmilayo Jimoh

Mulikat Funmilayo Jimoh is the Manager, Admin & Accounts. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from University of Ilorin in 2002. She also has a Postgraduate Diploma in Education.

Accounts

Basirat Mohammed

Administrative assistant officer/client service officer with a background of Electrical Engineering. She is currently in the line of administration and management but aspires to be a media personality.

Admin

Femi Owolabi

A voracious reader, ardent researcher, and extensive networker, Owolabi has received journalism training within and outside Nigeria, and has remained open to new learning opportunities, underscoring his commitment to the pursuit of knowledge and excellence.

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