Female journalists, reporters, and women in the media space in Niger State are invited to join this media summit.
The summit is slated for October 18-19, 2023 (10:00 am daily) at IBB Pen House, Minna.
This media summit hosted by Media Mentors will focus on empowering women journalists for gender-inclusive reporting and leadership.
The theme of the summit is: Empowering Women Journalists for Gender Inclusive Reporting and Leadership.
Participants will have an opportunity to network with fellow female journalists and industry leaders, learn practical strategies for gender-inclusive reporting, gain leadership insights from trailblazing women in media and develop key industry connections and collaboration.
Female journalists and reporters, women in editorial positions, female information officers, women media educators & researchers, female PR professionals, corporate communications experts, and media relations officers, women media executives and industry leaders, female broadcasters and presenters, female students studying Mass Communication/Journalism as well as female students studying other courses but interested in journalism can attend the summit.
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