The Editor in Chief and Publisher of CKN News, Chris Kehinde Nwandu popularly known has CKN last night honoured with the prestigious African Digital Heroes Award alongside other distinguished Nigerians for their contribution to Nigeria’s Digital Age.
CKN who was a pioneer in the telecom industry when about 20 years ,I organized the formal launch and take off of the first Wireless Internet Company in Nigeria operated by Communications Trend Ltd owners of Supernet300 owned by Chief Uzo Udemba as the 1st AGM Marketing And Public Relations alongside other colleagues like Robbie Honerkamp Chii Ezirim Nwanoka Benjamin Udeze Ijeoma Chukwu Michael Ugorji Agatha Fina Onyia Ekwulu Ade , Rachel Mesh-Aloba , Chike Onwunakwe , Blessing , Bola Edward ,Oshiomah, Neil Glynn and so many others too numerous to mention.
And later to Siotel Nigeria Ltd where he rose to become a General Manager under his boss George Opara (ED Siotel).
Lastly his little contribution to the Online Publishing Industry in Nigeria as one of the pioneers that led to the birth of Guild of Professional Bloggers of Nigeria (GPBN), was also a factor considered in choosing him as a winner of the Award.
The event was attended by several dignitaries including the Governor of Nasarawa State.
“I wish to thank everyone that made this possible, especially the management of Divination led by the Pioneer IT TV broadcaster in Nigeria Dr Bayero Agabi for this singular honor, CKN said.
But the highest glory goes to my creator, the almighty GOD, who without him, this wouldn’t have been possible.”