Primus Awards: Meet Our 50 Man Jury


Sequel to our previous press release, where we informed the general public that all the functional radio stations in the city of Ibadan have received their nomination forms. We are super excited by their warm welcome, prompt and positive response, which keeps our hope alive on the Project and the industry at large.

Subsequently, in our bid to ensure credibility, transparency and all round fairness, we are glad to announce that we have enlisted the support of renowned media experts and media academia in the city to make up our carefully selected 50-man Jury for all the award categories except for those categories that would be determined through the highly esteemed listeners.

We have 30 official seats on the jury. They are the General Managers or its equivalent in all of the 27 functional radio stations in Ibadan. Others are Head of Communication and Language Arts Department, University of Ibadan; Head of Mass Communication Department, Lead City University and the Head of Mass Communication Department, The Polytechnic, Ibadan. Other members of the jury are; Mr. Michael Olatunbosun,
Head of School, Splash Media Academy; Mr. Abdul-Razak Abdul-Ganeey, proprietor, TNM Media Academy; Mr. Eniola Afolabi, Proprietor, ENCA Sports Academy; Mr. Lawrence Olisa; Mrs. Ronke Giwa-Onafuwa; Mr. Badmus Akeem, Media Expert/Social Media Influencer; Dr. Adebayo Faleke; Mr. Ajibola Akinyefa; Dr. Hameed Adediran, Medical/Media Expert; Barr. Femi Owoyemi, Blogger/Storyteller; Dr. Bisi Olawuyi, Senior Lecturer, University of Ibadan; Mr. Olatunji Olusoji, Senior Lecturer, The Polytechnic, Ibadan; Comrade Demola Babalola, NUJ Chairman, Oyo State; Mrs. Opeyemi Orimolade, Baale Yemi Ogunyemi; Mr. Ropo Ewenla, Director, University Media Center, University of Ibadan; Mr. Seun Awodele (JP), FIBAN Governor, Oyo State; Mrs. Adebola Oluwole-Dada; Mr. Yinka Agboola, Publisher Parrot Extra Magazine and Mr. Rotimi Ige, Entertainment Editor, Nigerian Tribune.

In the coming days, Nominees for each category will be announced, and voting process will also commence. Please note that Primus Media Awards is widely open for sponsorships and partnerships as we keep fulfilling our mandate of expanding the frontiers of the media.

For further details, kindly reach us on our social media platforms @primusmediacity; via our email: or call us on 08162746129

Thank you.

Afouda Samuel
Project Coordinator

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