Hometown: Ekirin Adde, Ijumu Local Government Area, Kogi state. North Central Nigeria.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in English from Bayero University Kano in the Northern part of Nigeria.
Role at Djembe Communications: As Senior Account Manager in Lagos Nigeria, I look after Djembe’s clients, their business and interest in the media and with government and every other area that is required.
Specialties: Media Relations, Internal PR, Research, Copy-writing, Digital PR, Events management, etc.
Experience: I’ve worked in Public Relations consulting, Corporate Communications and Experiential Marketing for over seven years.
I’m passionate about PR because: It helps me see life from a different perspective, and I’m able to use insights generated from all perspectives to develop communications plan that help businesses and people succeed.
Dream Job: Communications Advisor to the government of Nigeria.
Best Way to Unwind from PR: I’m the king of using the remote control to flip TV channels, so I take delight in that. I also love to read Nigerian authors.
Memorable PR Homerun: None yet. But, I’m looking forward to that happening pretty soon.
Favorite City for Business Travel: I love to be cocooned in the warm embrace of the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja. Its serenity and laid-back persona is downright inspiring.
Twitter or Facebook: Facebook. It has no restraints.
Social Media of Choice: Facebook.
Window or Aisle: Definitely window, I like to look out once in a while just to be sure we’re still in the air and having someone trip over my legs scare me. So, I feel very safe by the window.