Ex-DG of the National Broadcasting Commission, Emeka Mba, and Debbie Odutayo have been announced as judges for the maiden edition of The Nigerian Broadcasting Awards, TNBA
The Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON), organisers of TNBA, announced while calling for entries for 13 award categories each in radio and television. BON also announced Aro Leonard, Mallam Bello Sule, Susan Ngozi Agbo, Kayode Qosim Olowu, and Stella Erhunmwunsee as other members of the seven-member panel that will screen the entries to create a shortlist for each of the award categories.
While unveiling the judges’ panel, BON Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, said the judges are putting their reputation and pedigree on the line to ensure that the award process is credible. He also noted that the TNBA is aimed at celebrating excellence in the broadcasting profession, adding that the award ceremony will be the biggest show in Africa.