Ben Ezechime, Enugu
Senator Okechukwu Ezea, representing Enugu North Senatorial district of Enugu State has approved the appointment of Mr Aniebo Nwamu as his Senior Special Adviser, Media.
This was contained in a press statement signed by Ken Asogwa, Senior Legislative Aide to the senator and made available to Ikengaonline in Nsukka.
Nwamu, a veteran journalist, has held top editorial positions in different media organisations spanning over three decades.
He had at various times, worked for Newbreed, TheNews/Tempo, ThisDay, and LEADERSHIP newspapers.
At LEADERSHIP, Nwamu was at different times executive editor, managing editor, chairman of editorial board, standards director, group executive director and, lastly, managing director, the post he held until he resigned in 2014 to co-found Eyeway Publishing Limited, a media and education company.
An editor of many books, Nwamu has also written a few, including Skilled Writing and Editing: Opportunities for Communication Professionals in Recessionary Times.
Nwamu studied Mass Communication at the prestigious University of Nigeria, Nsukka, graduating with Second Class Honours, Upper Division, in 1990. His job and self-development programmes have taken him to several countries in Europe, America and Asia.