Industry body Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) has appointed Oluyemisi Bamgbose as its executive secretary.
The move was revealed at the organisation’s 74th general assembly meeting which was held recently in Abuja, where BON is based.
Bamgbose has vast experience in broadcasting and advertising. He started his broadcasting career in Ogun State Television in 1983 and was the national president of the Radio, Television, Theatre & Arts Workers’ Union from 2008 to 2016.
He has also served in various capacities in international organisations such as the International Union of Media & Entertainment and UniGlobal.
BON said it was confident that with his wealth of experience, Bamgbose was well placed to address the challenges of the organisation. “We believe Dr Oluyemisi Bamgbose will further strengthen the secretariat and will always be available to address your concerns,” said BON chairman Sa’a Ibrahim.