FRCN senior staff at the gathering in honor of retired news director Alhaji Sani Suleman. Photo: Hassan Hussein
The Managing Director of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria FRCN, Dr. Mansur Liman has commended a former Chief Information Officer, Mallam Sani Suleiman, for his immense contributions to the development of the society.
Dr Liman, who bestowed the commendation at a meeting hosted by FRCN leadership staff in honor of Mallam Sani Suleiman, urged him not to slack off on his service to humanity, even at the retirement.
The event drew many directors from all branches to FRCN headquarters to celebrate one of their own Mallam Sani Suleiman for his successful retirement after 35 years of service.
In his brief history, Mallam Sani Suleiman was born in Toro local area of Bauchi State on February 18, 1962, after his early education in Bauchi, he preceded Bauchi Government Secondary School from 1974 to 1979.
He attended Bauchi College of Arts and Science from 1979 to 1982.
He got his first degree from Ahmadu Bello Zaria University from 1982 to 1985 and did his National Youth Service in Benue State from 1985 to 1986 and got his Masters in International Relations from the University of Abuja in 1997.
Mallam Sani Suleiman joined FRCN in 1987 as Editor-in-Chief 2 and rose through the ranks in various sections of FRCN and became Director of News at the company’s headquarters before his retirement.
In view of his 35 years of service and devotion to duty, the President Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces President Muhammadu Buhari joins the media, especially the guilt of Nigerian journalists from publishers and the Broadcasting Organization of Nigeria (BON) to celebrate it.
The Managing Director of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, Dr. Masur liman said the success of the event reflects the hard work, humility and people skills demonstrated by outgoing FRCN news director mallam Sani Suleiman .
Some of his colleagues who were still serving, including Program Director, Finance and Accounting Director, Pastor Michael Oluwole as well as Engineering Director, Mallam Sanda Askira, described the outgoing director as an officer. professional, resourceful and dedicated, adding that his impact would hardly be forgotten in the Society.
Former FRCN news director Mallam Sani Suleiman, who sees his retirement as a divine grace, thanked Allah for his good health throughout his year of service.
He appreciated the Director General of FRCN, Mansur liman and his colleagues for their maximum support in carrying out his duties during their service.
Attending the event were the Managing Director of Radio Nigeria Investment Limited, Mr. Mike Yawe, the Director of Procurement, Muhammed Buhari Iro, the Director of Planning, Research and Statistics, Ms. Nneka Kanu, the Director of Marketing , Ms. Vera Oshikoya, represented by Mr. Michael Tokula.
Others include External Director of Broadcasting and Sports, Mallam Abba Zaiyan, Director of General Services, Mallam Musa Bako, Director of Special Functions, Muhammed Umar, Director of Internal Audit, Dan-Audi Yusuf, Director of Revenue and Compliance Oversight, Mr. Dominic Mokikkan, Director of Business Development and Compliance. Communication Mr. Osana Omame.
Reporting by Hassan Hussain; Editing by Abdullahi Lamino