JANET MBA AFOLABI
She one of Nigerian’s foremost Journalist. A core investigative media professional that strongly hold firm the true essence of excellence in
She began her journalism career in Newswatch magazine and grew in the journalism profession with the determination to achieve result against all odds.
That #passion and #fearless reportage to get to the core of stories attained her recognizable position to become the first and only female chairman of Nigerian Union of Journalist, Newswatch chapter. The glowing #media #amazon also co- founded Insider Magazine with other male editors; it was the first time that a woman co- founded a news magazine in Nigeria.
The highest point of her #journalism career was when she won first prize in General New Category of CNN African journalist Award in 1999. Three months before then, she won the first prize in health category of the Diamond Award for Media Excellence (DAME). She hosts hard talk on WomenFM @wfm917 -Nigeria’s first and only radio station for women and their families. Her intense desire to see women thrive founded the girl – child project. She also founded the Media Women Forum to help women advance to positions of influence and power.
Mba-Afolabi, is the Publisher/Editor-in-Chief of Scroll Nigeria, a frontline weekly news magazine in Nigeria.
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