Dangote group of companies in collaboration with Folio Creative and Academy has commenced a three day critical media practical training on convergence journalism for 60 selected journalists in the North East.
At the commencement of the training in Yola, on Monday, Cooperative Media Officer of Dangote group, Jibril Abubakar stated that the training was conceived to upgrade the capacity of practicing journalists on multimedia skills as part of corporate social responsibility of the company.
According to Jubril, the training is an avenue to improve online media production and journalists entrepreneur.
He said that the company has designed several media interventions to strengthen relationship with practicing journalists and public relations practitioners across the country.
Pius Alabi, the Project Coordinator of the Fodio Academy, disclosed that the objectives of the training was to equip journalists, media executive, public relations officers and other professionals.