The Alawe of Ilawe Ekiti and Chairman of Ekiti State Council of Traditional Rulers,HRM ,Oba Adebanji Ajibade Alabi, AFUNTADE 1 has appointed Chief Ajibade Olubunmi as his Media Adviser
.A statement issued by the Alawe indicated that the appointment is with immediate effect. Ajibade Olubunmi a veteran Journalist and Media practitioner holds the traditional chieftaincy title of Odolofin of Irorin quarters,Ilawe Ekiti. He retired from Ekiti state University as the pioneer Director of Information and Corporate Affairs in 2019.
Chief Olubunmi had previously worked at the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA)and Concord Press of Nigeria .He had his secondary education in Aquinas College Akure,and obtained a Bachelors degree in Mass Communication from the University of Nigeria,Nsukka and a Masters degree in Public Administration from the former University of Ado Ekiti now Ekiti state University.
Chief Ajibade Olubunmi is a member of the Alawe in Council and belongs to several professional associations including Nigerian Union of Journalists and the West African Society for Communication and Administration (WASCA) The newly appointed Media Adviser to the front line Monarch is the author of a professional book titled “Journalism At A Glance” among other publications