ARISE NEWS Channel’s Correspondent in Plateau State, Mr. Douglas Francis, has been voted ‘Plateau Journalist of the Year, 2022’ by Plateau people both within and outside the state.
Francis emerged in first place following his online nominations and voting by members of the public as monitored and confirmed by the Plateau Man of the Year Awards panel of jury which lasted from December 21 to 31, 2022.
The prestigious award will be presented to him by the COA Media Group, organisers of the Plateau Man of the Year Awards at a ceremony slated for February 5, 2023 at the Tamarald Event Centre, Jos.
A member of the Correspondent Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Douglas is also a devout Christian and a Minister with the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).
He is a grassroots investigative journalist, who goes after the news instead of waiting for it.
His love and passion for the media industry has led him to earn numerous accolades from both local and national organisations, and individuals who love his style of journalism.
His watchword is passion for the job and serving humanity.
Seriki Adinoyi in Jos