Communication Scholars in Nigeria will on Friday, April 9th unveil a book in honour of the Chairman, UNILAG Mass Communication Centre of Excellence in multimedia and cinematography, Prof. Ralph Akinfeleye.
Solacebase reports that the book titled ‘’Journalism, Communication and Society ‘’edited by Vice-Chancellor of Federal University Kashere, in Gombe State, Prof. Umaru A. Pate would be unveiled in Abuja at the Conference of Vice Chancellor’s, Nigerian Universities Function Hall.
Prof. Umaru A. Pate is also, the National President, Association of Communication Scholars and Professionals of Nigeria, the immediate past Dean, School of Postgraduates studies Bayero University Kano, and pioneer Dean, Faculty of Communication, BUK.
The book with over twenty chapters was a contribution of different professional colleagues and students of Prof. Ralph Akinfeleye.
The occasion that can be joined online through zoom, is expected to be grace by, Ministers, Femi Adesina, Spokesman to President Muhammadu Buhari, Executive Secretary of TETFund, Prof. Suleiman Bogoro, among others
A leading Mass Communication Scholar and former Head of Mass Communication, University of Lagos, Professor Ralph Akinfeleye is the first African elected into the prestigious World Journalism Council in 2019 at the world journalism education conference in France with over 600 participants from 70 countries.
He pioneered the first campus license radio in Nigeria in 2002 and first licence Campus Television in 2017.