The Solar Editor, Femi Babafemi, Appointed NDLEA’s Director of Media
The Nationwide Drug Regulation Enforcement Company, NDLEA, has appointed editor, Saturday Solar, Mr. Femi Babafemi because the Company’s Director of Media and Advocacy.
The appointment, which takes instant impact will allow the brand new appointee leverage on his virtually two and half a long time expertise in journalism, media and strategic communications to guide the publicity and advocacy campaigns of the Company as envisioned by its new Chairman/Chief Government, Brig. Common Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd).
The Board and administration of The Solar Publishing Ltd has since accredited a depart of absence for him to allow him take up the nationwide project.
Babafemi holds a Grasp’s diploma in Public and Worldwide Affairs from the College of Lagos and a Bachelor of Arts in English Language from the Obafemi Awolowo College, O.A.U, Ile-Ife.
In addition to, he holds certificates in Communication Methods, Royal Institute Of Public Administration, RIPA, London, 2008; Managing Folks For Strategic Benefit, Lagos Enterprise College, Pan-African College, Lagos, 2009; and Efficient Public Relations Planning, The Administration College, London, 2011.
Babafemi who joined The Solar in 2003 as a pioneer workers left as Deputy Information Editor in 2008 when he joined the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee, EFCC because the company’s Head of Media and Publicity.
He returned to The Solar in April 2012 as an Assistant Editor and promoted Deputy Editor in June 2013. In January 2017, he was appointed the substantive Editor of Saturday Solar. With over 24 years post-graduation expertise in Journalism, Media and Public Relations, Communication Methods and Status Administration, Babafemi began his profession within the pen career within the defunct Nationwide Harmony.
An writer of two books and member, U.S based mostly Investigative Reporters and Editors, IRE, the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, and the Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE, amongst others, he has attended varied worldwide conferences and seminars together with World Financial institution/ United Nations Convention, Istanbul, Turkey, 2009; United Nations Common Meeting, UNGA Conferences, New York, USA 2009, 2010 and 2011; Worldwide Anti-Corruption Convention, London, UK, 2010 and Commonwealth Heads of Anti-Corruption Businesses Convention, Gaborone, Botswana, 2011.