About us

AfricanQuarters: We are a group of Writers, Journalists, bloggers, information technology experts and many more divers professionals united by one purpose - reporting accurately news events happening in Africa to the world. Our main objective is to get Africans to tell their own stories.

Our team

  • Oruruo, Samuel is the Managing Editor of AfricanQuarters.

An information technology expert, studied Electronics and Computer Engineering in Lagos State University, with a certificate in Multimedia and Online Journalism from International Institute for Journalism (IIJ) of GIZ GmbH in Berlin, Germany.

Follow on Twitter @Quest4sam

  • Mr. Anie Anokuru. 

Director of Operations AfricanQuarters

Anie Anokuru is a strategist and solutions provider in marketing. He is also a creative

writer, public affairs commentator, with almost 30 years of professional

experience/exposure of a top-level executive.

He possesses a progressive marketing career responsibility (more than ten years of

this period have been at senior management positions in corporate organisations),

generally in the area of Integrated Marketing Communications or IMC, to support

marketing communications agencies, end-users, institutions, and other business

operators, in product management, direct response marketing, power distribution

marketing, customer/client management, and new business development);

integrated marketing communications (IMC) and branding.

Anie’s related industry experience spans consumer goods, consumer services,

communications media, advertising, public relations, publishing, entertainment,

social sector, retail, wholesale, non-profit, political electioneering.

For creative writing presently, Anie makes direct input to end-users in these areas:

Copywriting for press, display/outdoor, direct mail, web page contents (inclusive of

SEO copywriting); scripts for broadcast commercials and direct response television

or DRTV; composition of product/corporate slogans; and lyrics of music jingles. Also

public relations (PR) writing for press/news releases, contributed articles, guest

editorials, etc; and also editing (along with re-writing) of feature article; news

material, story book manuscript, broadcast commercial script, screenplay script,

theater script, web content (search engine sensitive); and as a contributing writer to

publications.

He presently operates in consulting, to support organisations/institutions, marketing

communications agencies, other business operators and end-users, in product

management, direct response marketing, social marketing, communication for

development, power distribution marketing, customer/client management, new

business development; integrated marketing communications (IMC) and branding.

In a nutshell, Anokuru should be regarded as being highly skilled in concept

formulation and strategy for marketing, as applicable to influencing acceptance of

products, services, policies, initiatives, individuals, concepts, behaviours, beliefs,

values, ideals or causes, with emphasis in marketing communications.

Anie Anokuru is a 1980 graduate of the University of Lagos, Nigeria; and has a

Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the Ambrose Alli University,

Ekpoma, Nigeria; and belongs to several related Professional Associations in Nigeria

(at fellowship, membership levels). He is married, with three young adult offspring.

  •   

Perkins Abaje, a trained computer embedded systems engineer and social entrepreneur, has worked for several online newspapers as editor and web administrator.  In 2013 he was nominated for The Shorty Award for effective social media usage.

Follow him on Twitter @POAbaje.

  •  Mr. Sinclair Kalu Nsi. Finance and Business Development
  •  Dr. Dosunmu Simeon. 
  • Mr. Wale Elekolusi. Director of Photograph
  •  Mercie Wamoi, Kenya
  •  Isioma Osakwe. Isioma is a writer, gender equality advocate and an aspiring fashion designer. She is an ardent reader of African literature and her new found mini-heaven is Cassava Republic. Isioma loves exquisite fashion and looks forward to her own run way show. Her fetish: Keeping Up With The Kardashians!  
 
 
 
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