The management of NNPC Limited has announced the appointment of Olufemi Oladapo Soneye as its Chief Corporate Communications Officer.
In a statement earlier today, NNPC described Mr. Soneye, as “a seasoned journalist with full-time and freelance experiences at some of the world’s most respected publications in Nigeria, Australia, and the United States of America.”
In his new capacity, Soneye “will lead our Corporate Communications team and drive our brand penetration, strategic communications initiatives, and stakeholder management,” the statement said.
“He is a member of reputable bodies, including the Nigerian Union of Journalists, National Association of Black Journalists, Society of Professional Journalists, and the Guild of Corporate Online Media Publishers.
“Mr. Soneye is the former President of the Nigerian Media Practitioners, Washington, D.C.
“We look forward to his valuable contributions to our Company,” the statement concluded.
Various media groups, including the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), and the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP), have already sent congratulatory messages to Soneye.
Soneye will lead our Corporate Communications team and drive our brand penetration, strategic communications initiatives, and stakeholder management.