Paul Ejime, an author, journalist, and former war Correspondent is a Consultant on Media Development, Communications and Governance Issues including Peace & Security, and Elections. A Global Affairs Specialist with vast professional experience, he has worked as a Diplomatic Correspondent, Bureau Chief and Senior Editor for national and international news organizations including the French News Agency (AFP), News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), and the Pan-African News Agency (PANA), as well as a Stringer for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) and Voice of America (VOA).
Ejime has led corporate communication strategies for international organizations such as the ECOWAS/EU on Regional Peace & Security and Elections. He was Communication consultant to ECOWAS 2007-2010 and from 2011-2015, he led strategic communication deliveries to the World Health Organization’s African Programme for Onchocerciasis (River-blindness) Control (WHO/APOC) a pro-poor, multi-stakeholder health intervention programme that covered 31 endemic African countries.
Ejime was one of the 10 Nigerian journalists imbedded with the ECOWAS Ceasefire Monitoring Group, ECOMOG, on its maiden mission to Monrovia, as part of the regional initiative to end the bloody civil wars in Liberia and Sierra Leone. He has undertaken several professional study tours across the World, including to West and East Germany in 1989 before the Berlin Wall was brought down, and to the United States on a US Information Agency-sponsored Project in 1993 themed: “Decision Making in US Foreign Policy.”
He brings over three decades of media and Communications strategic experiences as an advisory Editorial Board Member of lagoscityreporters.com
Mr.Martin Okpaleke is a Lagos based Legal Practitioner with over three decades of professional legal practice spanning over litigation, intellectual property,corporate and commercial law practice.
He is the proprietor of Gerald-Martin & Company,a law firm with office in Victoria Island,Lagos.
A very versatile and meticulous legal practitioner. Bar. Okpaleke is bringing his rich wealth of experience, as a member of the bar, as an Editorial Advisory Board Member of lagoscityreporters.com