Season five of the Next Media Star an initiative of Sammy Wejinya a media professional and a veteran in the field of journalism.
The annual mentoring program for upcoming young and vibrant youth is designed to take the young lads through the nitty-gritty of the media profession by the veterans in the field.
According to the convener the media director of the Olympic Marseille Football Academy in Nigeria, the annual mentoring program has been his pet project and a way of giving back to the society.
”Today is a big day for me!”
”It is the grand finale of Season V of my pet project, The Next Media Star.”
”Huge thanks to the Rivers State Government for endorsing this event.”
”Also big thanks to Mr. Joseph Olaleye Duntoye for his consistent support for this initiative.”
”I also want to say a big thank you to HRH, King Ateke Tom for always standing by me in all of my professional endeavors.”
”Big thank you as well to the lecturers, students and indeed everyone who has thrown their weight behind my project”
The event kicks off from 10 am today Thursday at the prestigious Swiss Spirit Hotels and Suites, Stadium Road, Port Harcourt.