A file picture of Seun Okinbaloye.
Channels Television’s political correspondent, Seun Okinbaloye, has emerged the Nigerian Media Merit Award (NMMA) Television Programme Presenter of the Year.
Okinbaloye bagged the honour at an occasion put collectively by the NMMA on Sunday on the Muson Centre in Lagos.
The award ceremony is an annual occasion organised to recognise people and organisations for media excellence in Nigeria and their contribution to the event of the sector.
Sunday’s occasion came about whereas Okinbaloye was presenting Sunday Politics, doing what he is aware of the best way to do finest.
His recognition was a plus for Channels Television which additionally received the Best Television Station of the Year for the thirteenth time, extending its report in that class.
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Channels Television’s political correspondent, Seun Okinbaloye, presenting Sunday Politics on December 15, 2019, whereas he was named because the NMMA Television Programme Presenter of the Year at an occasion held on the Muson Centre in Lagos.
The TV station final received the Best Station of the Year in 2017, along with claiming the prize in 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.
Channels Television’s General Manager (Special Duties), Mr Steve Judo, led a staff of workers members to the occasion to obtain the awards on behalf of the organisation.
Others in attendance embrace the Controller of Programmes, Mr Ambrose Okoh, and Channels TV Presenter, Gimba Umar.
Elsewhere, TVC’s Mike Okwoche received the Television Newscaster of the Year whereas the Punch Newspaper beat the Guardian Newspaper and Daily Trust to win the Babatunde Jose Prize for the Newspaper of the Year.
Also within the print class, Abraham Ogbodo of the Guardian Newspaper bagged the Dele Giwa Prize for Editor of the Year, beating Nasir Abubakar of Daily Trust and the Punch’s Martin Ayankola.
A former governor of Ogun State, Olusegun Osoba, in addition to a advertising communications practitioner, Biodun Shobanjo, had been additionally recognised for knowledgeable life devoted to media excellence and repair to the nation.