In a heartfelt reflection on his professional journey, Isaiah Akinremi expressed gratitude for the pivotal moments that led him to the renowned BBC Sport Africa team. Akinremi, who underwent months of rigorous assessment by the BBC, described the realization of joining the media giant as a dream come true.
His success, he noted, was a result of a combination of hard work, diligence, continuous improvement, prayers, and unwavering commitment to his craft. “I return all glory to God for the divine favor bestowed on me throughout my career. I will never be ungrateful, Lord, for this rare privilege,” Akinremi said.
Joining the BBC after an impressive 5 years and 6 months in the media industry marks a testimony to God’s faithfulness, according to Akinremi. He extended his thanks to his parents, his supportive wife Adenike, and his broader circle of family and friends for their unwavering support.
Expressing gratitude to his former employers, IBR925FM Ibadan Amutajero Telifisan and I-FLIER 103.3 FM, Akinremi acknowledged their crucial role in approving his references and providing platforms for him to showcase his God-given talent.
Looking ahead to his new chapter with the BBC Sport Africa team, Akinremi is eager to contribute to producing engaging content for millions of viewers worldwide. As he embarks on this exciting journey, he concludes with a heartfelt acknowledgment of divine intervention: “Even before I prayed, Jehovah Nissi answered me. Tobechukwu, He has done it for me.”