Wednesday, 13 June 2018

OAU Peeps News Agency Inducts New Members Amongst More Than 150 Applicants.

By Ganiyu Ayanniyi 

OAU Peeps News Agency on Saturday, 9th June 2018 inducted new members.

The induction which held at ALT C, Faculty of Agriculture , anchored by Abdulwahab Lanre(OAU Peeps General Secretary)  was attended by notable Campus Journalists & News correspondents.

The new inductees include; Mr. Ayanniyi & Mr. Olushola from faculty of Arts, Mr. Moses from faculty of Law and Miss Aghogho from faculty of Science amongst others.

Renowned campus journalists present at the event include Farombi  Oluwaseun Babafaros( Editor-in-Chief, OAU Peeps News Agency),Oludiran Olusola (the ACJ General Secretary), Adejumo Kabir (Editor, Newstrack), Olufemi Alfred (Editor, Kilonshele), Uthman Samad(Deputy Editor, OAU Peeps News Agency), Akinfenwa Olaitan(Deputy EIC),
 Kingsley NOVEL Nigeria (President ,Agric. Economics) and many other distinguished guests.

Special guests at the event who stands as a bedrock for the agency include Ojelabi JesuJoba (President PANS OAU), Durodola Abiola EPORTAH( Former President, Federation Of Ibadan Students ) & Adigun Paul (Former Deputy Editor-in-Chief, OAU Peeps),

The Editor-in-Chief of OAU Peeps News Agency,  Farombi Oluwaseun started the event by  welcoming the inductees to the program & to the news Agency. He further geared them to work diligently to always make OAU Peeps News Agency the leading agency on OAU Campus as it has been.

Also, Uthman Samad (Deputy Editor  Journalist, OAU Peeps), welcomed the inductees and told them to count themselves amongst the lucky beings as he expressed that over 150 people applied but few were selected.

Furthermore, the inductees received lectures from Adejumo Kabir who taught them the "Ethics of Journalism and Investigative Journalism ", further lectures were received from  Uthman Samad who lectured them on "Writing a news report" as lectures were also received from Olufemi Alfred who talked on a topic titled "Juggling Academics with Journalism" and finally the General Secretary of Association of Campus Journalist, Oludiran Olusola who spoke on "Registration of new members and Renewal of old members" and also on "Benefit of Association of Campus Journalist"

The inductees were formally  swore in through an oath by  Farombi Oluwaseun, the Editor-in-Chief, OAU Peeps News Agency.

The induction program ended in grand style while the host, inductees, guests all shot pictures and had fun.

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