The inaugural edition of West Africa’s media summit – The RED Summit held recently at the Harbour Point, Victoria Island, Lagos and brought together media professionals from all over Africa and beyond.
In attendance were Garba Shehu (Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media & Publicity), Uche Pedro (CEO/Founder BellaNaija.com), Biodun Shobanjo (Chairman, Troyka Holdings), Ije Nwokorie (Global CEO, Wolf Ollins), Biola Alabi (Former Managing Director, MNET Africa), Dr. Ikechukwu Obiaya (Dean, School of Media and Communication, Pan-Atlantic University), Nduka Obiagbena (Chairman/Editor-in-Chief, ThisDay Newspaper); Betty Irabor (CEO, Genevieve Magazine), Tolu Ogunlesi (Award winning Journalist), Deji Awokoya (General Manager, Beat FM), Rimini Makama (Corporate Communication Director, Africa Practice), James Schneider (Senior Correspondent, New African Magazine), MI Abaga (CEO, Chocolate City), Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi (On Air Personality), Darey Art Alade (Award winning Musician), Mai Atafo (CEO, Mai Atafo Inspired); and many more.
The event organized as part of the 10th anniversary of Red Media Africa, held in partnership with Troyka Holding and the School of Media & Communication, Pan-African University, saw media moguls come together to have conversations on the future of the media industry in Africa.
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BellaNaija.com is a Media Partner with The RED Summit 2015