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The programme of celebration of her life and memory as well as internment will be announced by the family, the statement said

Oluedo also barred the journalists from her court, saying they should obtain a written permission from the chief registrar of the court if they wished to cover her court

Niboro, who was received at the agency’s headquarters in Abuja by the Chairman of NAN board, Alhaji Ibrahim Buba, and other management staff, described the role of the agency’s editorial department as critical to moving NAN forward

Speaking at a send-off party for her on Thursday in Abuja, Adebayo showered encomiums on Oyo, describing her as the architect of recent innovations in the agency

Adebayo said that the agency was, however, not unmindful of the threat posed by the emergence of the social media.
He said: “If we must sustain our level of acceptability, we must continue to improve on the level of our production and quality of stories

“Onowu Obosi” or “Chief,” as he was fondly called by friends and
colleagues, joined NAN on December 1, 1989 and rose through the ranks to become a Quality Control Editor until his death