Award winning journalist, Ibiba Don Pedro and crew step out again to celebrate as National Point turns 10
African Journalist of the Year Award winner, Ibiba Don Pedro (who was also of The Guardian, Nigeria), and her team at National Point newspaper have finalised arrangements to celebrate a decade of existence of the medium on the newsstands.
She is the executive director of the publication.In a statement, she said: “From an idea by a small group of activists and public interest journalists in 2007, to set up and professionally manage a newspaper with a vision to provide robust reporting of Niger Delta/South-South persons, places and issues, we have emerged an undisputedly authoritative voice of this important regions development, stability and the prosperity of the people.
“We plan to celebrate this milestone with a showcase of the Niger Delta’s immense treasures – its best people and draw attention to its issue at this critical juncture in country’s history, in a series of events, including a public presentation of books/discussion at Lagos Country Club, Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Ikeja on October 26, 2017, and an anniversary event/awards/first yearly lecture at t Presidential Hotel Port Harcourt on November 23, 2017.”
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