B.Sc. International Relations;
Masters in International Law and Diplomacy (MILD)
Current Chairman of the Editorial Board of ThisDay Newspapers
Staff Reporter, The Guardian on Sunday, 1991-92;
Senior Staff Writer and Abuja Bureau Chief, African Concord, 1992;
Deputy Editor, ThisDay newspaper (Saturday newspaper), January 1999;
Editor of the Sunday THISDAY;
Editor of the THISDAY paper, August 2005;
Former presidential spokesman to the late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, May 30, 2007- May 5,2010;
Member of the Panel of Judges for the Nigeria Breweries Plc ‘Maltina Teacher of the Year 2016’;
Member of the advisory board for the Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG).
A fellow of the Nigeria Leadership Initiative (NLI);
Founding member of the National Stakeholder Working Group of the Nigeria Extractive Transparency Initiative (NEITI).
1992 Jakande Prize or Political Reporter of the Year at Nigeria Media Merit Awards (NMMA)
The Last 100 Days of Abacha;
Fortress on Quicksand;
POLITRICKS: National Assembly under Military Dictatorship;
Power, Politics and Death: A front-row account of Nigeria under the late President Yar’Adua;
Against the Run of Play: How an incumbent president was defeated in Nigeria.
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