Thursday, September 5, 2019

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    ‘We’ve found a common ground’ – John Momoh celebrates BBC’s partnership with ChannelsTV

‘We’ve found a common ground’ – John Momoh celebrates BBC’s partnership with ChannelsTV

John Momoh, chairman and CEO of Channels Media Group, says the professional ideals of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), a public service broadcaster in the United Kingdom, inspired his establishment of ChannelsTV.Momoh spoke on Tuesday at an inter-organizational meeting to celebrate the two companies' partnership for 'Gist Nigeria', a co-production between BBC and ChannelsTV, launched in April 2019.According to him, [...]

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    Chevening at 35: John Momoh, Funke Amobi to speak at alumni summit

Chevening at 35: John Momoh, Funke Amobi to speak at alumni summit

John Momoh, chairman and CEO Channels TV, and Funke Amobi, country head, Human Capital, Stanbic IBTC, will be speaking at the second edition of the Chevening Nigeria Alumni Leadership Summit.The summit, which is billed for Friday, December 7, 2018, will be held at Four Points by Sheraton, Lagos, Nigeria at 7:30am through 1:30pm.The second Chevening Nigeria Alumni Leadership Summit also [...]

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    John Momoh, Waziri Adio to be honoured at 13th Wole Soyinka Award

John Momoh, Waziri Adio to be honoured at 13th Wole Soyinka Award

John Momoh, chairman of Channels Media Group and Waziri Adio, executive secretary of the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI), will be honoured at the 13th edition of the Wole Soyinka Award for Investigative Reporting.Momoh who is also the chairman of the Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) will be honoured with the lifetime award for journalistic excellence for his “noteworthy [...]

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    Lai: The Economist prediction of PDP’s victory is fake news

Lai: The Economist prediction of PDP’s victory is fake news

Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says the prediction of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) victory at 2019 presidential poll by The Economist magazine is fake news.The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the research unit of the magazine, had said though the 2019 election would be "a close contest", the PDP would defeat the All Progressives Congress (APC).Speaking when he visited corporate [...]

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    Celebrating John Momoh

Celebrating John Momoh

BY KESTER OSAHENYEToday I am celebrating a rare Nigerian, influential, cerebral, and yet humble, someone with a generous heart, a quintessential broadcaster, a media entrepreneur, administrator and philanthropist, this is no other person but Mr. John Olatchy Momoh. The President and CEO of Channels Television, the President of the Chevening Alumni Association of Nigeria, the Chairman of Broadcaster Organisation of [...]

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    TheCable’s Tijani Mayowa wins Chevening scholarship

TheCable’s Tijani Mayowa wins Chevening scholarship

Oluwamayowa Tijani, staff writer and columnist at TheCable, has been awarded the Chevening scholarship to study for a master's degree in the UK.The scholarship, which is awarded by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), is valued at over £30,000 for the academic year.Tijani, who was named alongside over 40 other Nigerians, joins a community of over 1,000 Nigerians who [...]

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    Rotary Club to honour CEOs of Channels TV, SystemSpecs

Rotary Club to honour CEOs of Channels TV, SystemSpecs

Rotary international district 9110 is set to honour John Momoh, chief executive officer (CEO) of Channels Television, and John Obaro,CEO of Systemspecs limited, alongside other “deserving” Nigerians.Shina Badaru, a member of the rotary district communications team, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday.The statement said the ceremony will take place in Lagos on Saturday when Adewale Ogunbadejo, would be installed as the 37th governor [...]

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    PROFILE: Theologian, engineer, ‘saviour’ of Nigerian students in US… meet Momoh, Buhari’s NERC nominee

PROFILE: Theologian, engineer, ‘saviour’ of Nigerian students in US… meet Momoh, Buhari’s NERC nominee

On Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari nominated John Momoh, a professor of electrical engineering and computer science at the Howard University, US, for the chairmanship position of  the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC).Established by former President Olusegun Obasanjo in 2005, NERC is an independent regulatory body with authority for the regulation of the electric power industry in the country.Momoh is the replacement [...]

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    John Momoh elected chairman of BON

John Momoh elected chairman of BON

John Momoh has been elected chairman of the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria.He was elected on Wednesday at the annual delegates conference in Abuja.Momoh polled 51 votes, defeating Abbas Dalhatu, from Freedom radio in Kano, who had 12 votes.Momoh, owner of Channels media group, is the first private television owner to hold the position. [...]

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    NGE/PAU’s book on 75 years of Nigerian media out in Sept

NGE/PAU’s book on 75 years of Nigerian media out in Sept

All is set for the launch of a book on the Nigerian media and its leading figures over the past 75 years.The book, which focuses on the contributions, challenges and exploits of Nigerian media leaders on the scene for more than seven decades, will be launched formally on September 22, 2015 at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos.Titled Nigerian Media Leaders: Voices Beyond [...]

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    Dangote: I want to be Africa’s biggest philanthropist

Dangote: I want to be Africa’s biggest philanthropist

Aliko Dangote, president of Dangote group, says he does not want to be known only as Africa's richest man, but also as the continent's most generous philanthropist.Speaking on Monday in Abuja at a meeting of Nigeria’s business leaders and philanthropists with Ban Ki-Moon, the United Nations (UN) secretary-general, Dangote also said Nigeria’s growth needs to be inclusive.“I set up Dangote foundation in [...]

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    Former Leadership GMD, Azu, ‘returns with The Interview’

Former Leadership GMD, Azu, ‘returns with The Interview’

Azubuike ishiekwene, former executive director (publications) of Punch and former group managing director of Leadership, is launching The Interview, a magazine focused on leading professionals and politicians. The magazine will be in circulation by Monday, August 10.Ishiekwene, managing director/editor-in-chief of the publication, who is popularly known as Azu from his days as a columnist, said magazine will be published monthly, with the [...]

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