Do2dtun

OAP PROFILE – Do2dTun

Name: Oladotun Ojuolape Kayode ‘Do2dTun’ Nationality: Nigerian Date of Birth: April 8, 1984 Age: 35 years   Profile Oladotun Ojuolape Kayode is a Nigerian On-Air Personality, video jockey and hype man. He is popularly known as Do2dTun (pronounced D-O-To-The-T-U-N). Oladotun Ojuolape Kayode @iamdo2dtun is a Nigerian On-Air Personality, video jockey and hype man. He is popularly known as Do2dTun […]

Computer Software

5 Computer Software You Should Know How to Use as an Aspiring OAP

Starting out on Radio, I was able to clinch some opportunities simply because of my computer literacy and digital skillset. Ordinarily, I had an early introduction to computers and the internet having trained as a desktop publisher several years before Radio even came into the picture. During my internship with a particular Radio station, with […]

Andre Blaze

OAP Profile – Andre Blaze Henshaw

Name: Andre Blaze Henshaw Nationality: Nigerian Date of Birth: August 14, 1983 Age: 35 years   Profile Born in Calabar, Cross Rivers State on the 14th day in the month of August, 1983, Andre Blaze Henshaw is a Nigerian radio personality, television host and executive producer. Andre Blaze Henshaw @AndreBlaze is a Nigerian radio personality, television host and […]

Kizz Daniel Fvck You

Kizz Daniel’s #FvckYou Experiment and the Impending Death of Radio in Music Promotion

There was a time when every up and coming music artistes who wants to make a name in the music industry is literarily expected to worship Radio DJs and On Air Personalities. This is because they play prominent roles in the promotion of an artiste’s music and by extension his career. Everywhere in the world, […]

#TheRadioQuiz

#TheRadioQuiz: Episode 006

Welcome to Episode 006 of #TheRadioQuiz. Putting together a newscast that is highly informative, compelling, engaging and interesting is one of journalism’s greatest challenges. It’s like preparing a great meal. All of the individual items must be good, and they should be presented in an engaging and appealing way. A flea on the sauce can […]

Ibraheem Shitta TVC News

#TheMediaChat: TVC News’ Ibraheem Shitta Opens Up on His Journey on Radio, TV and Career Goals

TVC News is unarguably one of the very best media outlets in the country. Owned by Continental Broadcasting Service Nigeria Ltd, the TV network promoted itself as the ‘first in breaking news’. This it has done brilliantly over time thanks to its agile team of Reporters and Presenters. One of these amazing presenters is Ibraheem […]

Femi D Amele

OAP PROFILE – Femi D Amele

Name: Femi D Amele Nationality: Nigerian Date of Birth: November 14   Profile Born on November 14, Femi D ‘Dauda’ Amele, real name; Adefemi Olubunmi D. Amele is a multi-award winning broadcaster, development and multimedia journalist. He is a radio host, producer of web series, writer and political commentator. Femi D is a member of the […]

Broadcasting Terminologies

100 Broadcasting Terminologies You Should Know About: Part 1

The general world of broadcasting (radio & TV) just like any other professional field has a lot of terminologies that are mostly understandable to only industry insiders. Every introduction of innovative ways to carry out the duty of broadcasting comes with a number of terms and slang developed over time to assist in the rapid […]

Broadcast Audience

Audience Considerations in the Production of Broadcast Programmes

The type of audience you are set to broadcast to is very crucial and necessary to any right thinking and creative broadcast programs producer or presenter. One of the very early steps in radio programmes production is identifying the audience towards which the programme is targeted. The type of audience you are set to broadcast […]

Jake Effoduh

OAP Profile – Jake Effoduh

Name: Jake Effoduh Nationality: Nigerian Date of Birth: December 12, 1987 Age: 31 years   Profile He is Jake Okechukwu Effoduh, a Nigerian radio personality, human right activist and lawyer. He was the anchor of the BBC Media Action community radio show Flava. Jake is currently the host of the popular sensitizing show, Talk Your Own: Make […]

#TheRadioQuiz

#TheRadioQuiz: Episode 005

Welcome to Episode 005 of #TheRadioQuiz. Documentary is an important format of Radio programmes which a lot of Radio Producers are shying away from partly for the cumbersome production process involved in creating documentaries. The other reason is the general apathy of Radio stations and independent producers towards pushing documented stories that necessarily don’t suit […]

Ira Wazobia FM Newscaster

On Becoming a Radio Newscaster

Newscasts, also known as bulletins or news programs, differ in content, tone, and presentation style depending on the in-house policies and broadcast style of the station as well as their timeslot. A Newscaster is the personnel in the field of broadcast journalism who broadcasts various news events and other reported information through a certain platform […]

Horatio Agedah

OAP Profile – Horatio Agedah

Name: Horatio Agedah Nationality: Nigerian Born: July 24, 1929 Died: October 31, 2007 Aged: 78 years   Horatio Agedah – Profile Foremost broadcast journalist, writer, administrator and lawyer, Horatio Nelson Oyenke Agedah was born on the 24th day of July in 1929. His father, Chief Thompson Nengi Agedah popularly known as Mallam De Tara and his […]

Ik Osakioduwa Career on Radio

Want a Sustainable Career on Radio? 3 Best Ways to Start

Having been a veteran hustler on Radio myself, nothing infuriates me now more than stories of newbies who want to start a career on Radio and spiral to the top almost immediately. The fact that the Media with particular reference to Radio now is an industry that pays attention to process and growth cannot be […]

Audience

How to Produce an Engaging Newscast

Having worked with several media houses as a reporter, I can affirm that putting together a newscast that is highly informative, compelling, engaging and interesting is one of journalism’s greatest challenges. It’s like preparing a great meal. All of the individual items must be good, and they should be presented in an engaging and appealing […]