Has six children
third class clerk, stenographer, confidential secretary with the old Nigerian Marine Department, 1948-55, joined the Nigerian Broad casting Corporation in 1956, worked as a freelance sports reporter and commentator later held posts as news talk producer, senior news editor, political analyst and parliamentary commentator until his appointment as the Corporation’s first indigenous director of news and current affairs in 1962, appointed deputy director-general and alternate director-general in 1975, one time president, Nigerian Guild of Editors, member, Nigerian National Olympic Association; Chairman, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, broadcaster, journalist, barrister-at-law, retired Deputy Director General for Programmes Matters, Nig. Broadcasting Corporation, one of the specialists who engineered the take-off of the Nigerian National News Agency;
Sports, especially boxing, reading.
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