Monday, 13th August, 2018, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President of Nigeria, Mr. Femi Adesina, paid a Courtesy Visit to DAWN Commission.
He expressed satisfaction with the activities of the Commission in prescribing a compelling roadmap for achieving social and economic development in Western Nigeria with the hope that competitive regional initiatives can be replicated across zonal boundaries to fast track Nigeria’s development
Femi Adesina wrote for Vanguard Newspapers and National Concord Newspapers before joining the staff of The Sun Newspaper, where he rose to editor-in-chief. In this position, he was named Editor of the Year for 2007 by the Nigeria Media Merit Awards
Mr. Adesina also served a two-year term as President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors. Although re-elected for a second term as the Guild President, he stepped down after receiving his government appointment. He also stepped down as Editor-in-Chief of The Sun Newspaper.
Femi Adesina was sworn-in as Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari on August 31, 2015.