Renowned journalist Femi Davies is planning big for Metronews 10th anniversary.
Glamtush reports that seasoned journalist and publisher of Metronews magazine, Otunba Femi Davies, has promised that the highly frenzied 10th anniversary of the news platform will be an evening that would echo for a long time in the Nigerian media and entertainment industries.
The event is billed to take place at the prestigious Radisson Blu Hotel, Ikeja GRA in Lagos on October 10,
In a statement signed and made available to the media, a committee of industry brilliant minds has been working tirelessly in ensuring that the three-in-one event is befitting of the reputation of the Metronews brand.
While mentioning events lined up for the evening, the organisers hinted that a new movie by the publisher would be premiered. In addition, a special edition of Metronews print copy planned to be a frequent publication of societies’ movers and shakers, would be unveiled.
“Aside from all these, not less than 35 Metronews Special Recognition Awards for the decade would be given out that night to celebrate brands and accomplished individuals across different sectors for their excellence and consistency,” Otunba Davies stated.
Multiple award-winning Otunba Olufemi Davies is a respected journalist of many years and is always looking for ways to impact excellent and consistent practices most relevant to the future of Nigeria’s media industry.
He is a well-sort after PR consultant, publicist, and brand manager with an outstanding career that has spanned over two decades.
Otunba Davies has helped major Nigerian and multinational brands and organisations including politicians take charge of their narratives and sailed through the storming waters of crisis communications.
As an industry veteran, Otunba Davies has trained and groomed several proteges who have gone on to become major assets to the media industry. He is reckoned with as the crown prince of soft sell with his imprint visible in the practice of several professionals who have passed through his mentorship programme or worked and served in one of his several major projects or business undertakings.
Otunba Davies is a journalist per excellence, brand communicator extraordinaire, movie producer, artiste manager, actor, entertainer and people builder, who has made a tremendous impact in society through his work in the Nigerian media industry as a social networker.
He is a Rotarian, the president of the Society of Digital Newspaper Owners of Nigeria (SDNON) and a director at Dux 94.7FM, a fast-growing radio broadcasting outfit founded by Asiwaju Rotimi Ajanaku.
A man with several chieftaincy titles like Otunba Gbobaniyi of Arigidi-Akoko and Bobajiro of Iwoye-Ketu, FM, as he is fondly called, is also a director at Afrika Konnekt News Network presided by the American-based Ayo Sogbuyi.
Metronews’ 10th year anniversary promises to be a night to look forward to.