*Says it will spur him
An Abuja based journalist, Olabode Sunday Olagoke yesterday, was presented with the AUTHENTIC Reporter of the Year Awards which he won back-to-back for the years 2021 and 2022 editions.
The plaques for the awards were presented to him yesterday in Abuja, by the Consulting Editor of Authentic News Daily, Okpani Jacob Onjewu Dickson.
Presenting the plaques to him at a brief ceremony witnessed by several top Abuja based journalists, Bode Olagoke was described as a focused journalist, who has positively contributed to the development of the nation and journalism.
“This is the first time in the history of the awards which is in its 8th edition that a journalist is winning this award not just back-to-back, but twice.
“We are optimistic that this recognition will spur you on to doing more for the profession, your community and Nigeria,” Okpani Onjewu Dickson said.
In his response, the recipient thanked the management of Authentic News Daily, a publication of Jatuski Communications for the recognition.
He assured that the awards will always remind him that hard work pays.
“I am excited by this award. This is a motivator that will keep me on my toes to improving on who I am today,” he said.