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4 Dec
The author of this book Dr. Reuben Abati, a phenomenon represents and has his hands in the three components of any successful book project; knowledge production, book publication, and media promotion.
11 Apr 2021
There have been increasing concerns about the future of print media in Nigeria. The mounting worries also rubbish claims that business losses in the sector are largely due to the global pandemic.
3 Aug 2020
This morning, Wednesday, 29th July 2020, I listened to the various comments by the electronic media, particularly the interesting discussion on Arise Morning Show anchored by Dr. Reuben Abati and his colleagues.
31 May 2020
Jordan Hill Creative Writing and Reading Workshop, last Wednesday, celebrated young, published authors, as well as hosted the public presentation of their books as part of activities marking this year’s Children’s Day tagged, Story Fest 2020.
29 Apr 2020
The speech delivered by Muhammadu Buhari on Monday to update the nation on the ravaging coronavirus and the lockdown to prevent the spread of the disease was leaked hours before its broadcast, The Guardian learnt yesterday.
9 Mar 2020
The media has increasingly been in the limelight. We do not expect anything less because of the growing gains in technologies of communication.
22 Jun 2019
English romantic poet, John Keats, once wrote that a thing of beauty is joy forever. Those who have been privileged to witness the evergreen romance between Reuben Abati and his wife, Iyabo (nee Babalola), would no doubt align with Keats’ position. Since their chance meeting several decades ago, the duo have played unending orchestra to…
12 Mar 2019
I have reached a very significant point in my regular public writing, and compelled by a personal work restructuring that I just undertook to step it down significantly, by 70% perhaps. It means I would henceforth intervene in national discourse only on very few occasions when I feel so strongly, and when I need to…
23 Oct 2018
Someone asked me: “What is your opinion about death?” Should anyone hold an opinion on such an important matter, or should one not truthfully...
30 Sep 2018
The Nigerian media have been tasked to set agenda for the country to ensure citizens explore ways to develop the economy.
24 Apr 2018
Thisday Publisher, Prince Nduka Obaigbena, a former President of Nigerian Bar Association, Chief Wole Olanipekun, and a former Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan...
4 Feb 2018
Abati Confirms: “I Am Writing The Book” Reuben Abati, former Presidential spokesman (Goodluck Jonathan Presidency 2011 to 2015), has responded to calls that he write a book on his years in Aso Rock. “Regarding Nigeria’s recent history. I take your suggestion”, Abati wrote in an emailed message to this column. “I have been conducting interviews”,…


One of Africa’s leading PR and Communications professionals, David Idagu, is joining other panelists to discuss how tech startups and organisations could effectively manage crises and public relations at the AfricaNXT – the continent’s biggest conference for entrepreneurs.
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Abia State University Uturu (ABSU) has graduated 3724 students at its 29th convocation ceremony, with 77 bagging first class. Miss Oluomachi Agbazuere, from the Faculty of Law, emerged overall best graduating student, with 4.75 Cumulative Grade Point Aggregate (CGPA).
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Seventeen years after the passing of the former vice chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Prof Jelili Omotola (SAN), the family has announced a 10-year five million endowment in his name with prizes for outstanding students...
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Abia State government, yesterday, stopped proposed coronation of one Sarkin Shehu Bello II as the Emir of Aba Emirate Council. The date, venue and time of the said coronation were, however, not disclosed.
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Chief Executive Officer of Bon Sports Promotion and Events Limited, Ambassador Ngozi Bose Onwuegbu and the Secretary to Edo State Government, Osarodion Ogie, have been honoured with the prestigious Edo Icon Awards.