At the recently concluded University of Ibadan Convocation ceremony, the spotlight extended beyond the customary cap-and-gown proceedings. Notably, a cadre of accomplished On-Air Personalities (OAPs) took center stage, receiving well-deserved academic honors.
In an incomplete roster, Primus invites you to discover the compelling stories of these OAPs who, in their pursuit of knowledge, defy conventional age boundaries, showcasing that the quest for learning transcends temporal constraints.
1. DR. EYITAYO FOLORUNSO – HONOR FM, IBADAN
Dr. Eyitayo Folorunso, known for his resonant voice on Honor FM. Dr. Folorunso’s dedication to both the airwaves and academia reached new heights as he proudly badged Doctor of Philosophy at the just concluded convocation ceremony. He’s currently the Head of News, Current Affairs at Honors 103.5 FM Ibadan. “God almighty, my gratitude knows no limit. Thank you for seeing me through this PhD journey.” He said.
2. LOVETH IGHORUEMUSE – ROYAL ROOTS FM, IBADAN
Not to be outdone, Loveth Ighoruemuse from Royal Roots FM showcased her intellectual prowess by attaining a Master’s degree in Cultural and Media Studies. Ighoruemuse, already a shining figure in the media industry, has added another feather to her cap, proving that education is a journey without bounds.
3. PELUMI ASEHINDE – BCOS
Pelumi Asehinde, one of the fresh voices on Oluyole FM and BCOS, now with a Master’s in Counselling and Human Development Studies, specializing in Remedial and Reformatory Psychology. Her commitment to understanding the human psyche shines through, both on the airwaves and in her academic advancement. “I mastered it💪 Masters in Counselling and Human Development Studies Remedial and Reformatory Psychology [University of Ibadan]
Congratulations to me🎊
4. TENI BURUJI – FORMERLY OF BEAT FM
Formerly gracing the frequencies of The Beat FM, Teni Buruji seized the opportunity to delve deeper into her field, emerging with a Master’s in Cultural and Media Studies. Her reflection from radio waves to scholarly pursuits reflects the multifaceted nature of modern media professionals. “Which of Allah’s favours can I deny, absolutely none…
5. AJAYI CHURCHILL – ADAMIMOGO FM LAGOS
Ajayi Churchill, a familiar name on Adamimogo FM, also celebrated a significant academic milestone with a Master’s degree. His dedication to his craft in the radio world is now complemented by a profound understanding of his chosen field of study. “Congratulations on this new feat. The latest master’s degree holder in town✊
7. ORIYOMI HAMZAT – AGIDIGBO FM, IBADAN
Alhaji (Dr) Oriyomi Hamzat, a respected figure and the Chairman of Agidigbo FM, was conferred with a well-deserved degree. His journey through academia stands as a testament to the idea that education knows no age, and even seasoned voices on the airwaves find fulfillment in continued learning.
8. VICTOR ADERIBIGBE – JAMZ FM IBADAN
Victor Oluwapelumi Aderibigbe, known for his vibrant presence on Jamz FM, rounded off our list of OAPs turned graduates with a degree. His enthusiasm on the radio is now matched by an academic achievement that solidifies his standing in both worlds.
Primus Media City extends heartfelt congratulations on your recent achievement.