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ESUT to honour Ojobo, NCC’s Spokesman today, Thursday
All is set for the conferment of the award of Excellence on Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Director of Public Affairs, Mr. Tony Ojobo by his alma-mata, the Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) today, Thursday, October 26, 2017.
A statement issued by the Commission revealed that the award ceremony is part of the Alumni Home Coming and 32nd Anniversary Celebration of the Faculty of Management Sciences.
In a notification letter of the conferment addressed to Ojobo, it was stated that the decision to confer the award on him was taken by the Faculty Board of Management Sciences at its 136th meeting held on September 25, 2017 where it “proudly took cognizance of your remarkable achievements in life, especially in your chosen career as a renowned technocrat and Public Servant, and unanimously nominated you to be conferred with an award of Excellence.”
The letter, jointly signed by Prof. Fredrick O. Eze, Dean Faculty of Management Services and Prof. Ike S. Ndolo, chairman, Alumni Home Coming Committee, added that Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State will be the Special Guest of Honour, while the Chief Host is the Vice Chancellor, ESUT, Prof. Luke Okechukwu Anike.
The event is due for Dome Event Centre, New Haven, Enugu at 11am.
The Man, Tony Ojobo, is an experienced public relations tactician and current director of Public Affairs of NCC who has over the years, demonstrated rare mastery of happenstances in the telecommunications industry.
Skilled in negotiation, business development, strategic planning, strategy, and public speaking, he is a strong media and communication professional with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) focused in Marketing from ESUT Business School.
Before his current status, Ojobo was the director, Human capital and Infrastructure at the Commission between October 2009 – October 2011 (2 years 1 month).
He holds Master’s degree, Public Administration from the University of Lagos (1993); and currently pursuing a doctorate honours in Business Administration, Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies at the Walden University.
Ojobo is a certified member, Institute of Public Private Partnership, Washington, DC, USA., and has garnered many awards for his professionalism and outstanding performances at the NCC.