By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan.
All is now set for the debut of global Newsmagazine – Africana International from the stable of an Ibadan based renowned journalist, Mr Dele Ogunyemi.
The global Newsmagazine – Africana International, according to a press release personally signed, by Mr Ogunyemi and made available to newsmen in Ibadan, the Newsmagazine was “designed primarily to serve as a bridge builder of sort for Nigerians, at home and in the Diaspora, by showcasing, with passion, Excellence and worthy achievements in all its ramifications.”
“Put succinctly, the vision and mission of Africana International Newsmagazine are anchored majorly on ‘projecting Nigeria to the Diasporians, and the Diasporians to Nigeria’ with a view to further boosting the socio-economic potentialities of the stakeholders,” he said.
The Ibadan based journalist in the statement stressed that “arrangements had been concluded for the public presentation of Africana International Newsmagazine, which is billed to formally hit the Newsstands this First Quarter of the year”.
The Mass Communication alumnus of the University of Lagos started his journalism career at the Radio Nigeria, Ikoyi, Lagos in the 1980s and has as well served in different editorial capacities with the Lagos News, AM News, The Post Express, Daily Champion and lately Daily Trust.