News Central has appointed Kayode Akintemi as its Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief, who will be leading the channel into its next phase of growth and innovation.
Akintemi brings a wealth of experience that he has amassed in the media industry, having spent over 35 years in various leadership roles at renowned news organisations.
“In the role of Managing Director, Kayode Akintemi will be responsible for overseeing the channel’s operations, content development, and strategic direction. His vision for News Central TV includes enhancing the quality of reporting, expanding the channel’s digital presence, and fostering a culture of excellence among the team”.
In a statement, Akintemi expressed his enthusiasm for this new role, stating, “I am honoured to join the News Central team. I look forward to working closely with our dedicated journalists and staff to deliver news and content that informs, engages, and empowers our audience. Together, we will continue to be a trusted source of information in this dynamic media landscape. Be rest assured that under my leadership, News Central will unbundle stories in a way that our audiences have an understanding of issues that will enable them to make informed choices and decisions”