By Ibrahim Sheriff Gold
A former Minister for Youth and Sport Development and Kwara state Commissioner for Education, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi has hailed the Fresh Insight News brand for its tenacity and audacity to report events as it unfolds in Kwara state, describing the brand as ‘easily recognizable by anyone that is media savvy in the State’.
Abdullahi made this disclosure during a courtesy visit to Fresh Insight’s headquarters in Ilorin, Kwara state Capital this morning, saying he has followed Fresh Insight for over 6years of its existence and expressed gladness that the brand is growing bigger and has become a force to reckon with in Kwara State media space.
“I appreciate your tenacity for standing for a fearless reportage and pushing this brand this far. It is rare to see young people having the patience to build a start up and grow it. It is not dash marathon, but long distance race that requires resilience and steadfastness”, he said.
Abdullahi added that “The only way you can continue to pursue your pro-people ideology is to remain in business. The only way you can continue to pursue your ideology is to remain in business. It is indeed a badge of honour to be seen as anti-governmental as a media house across different times and political dispensation, it depicts consistency”.
“I am delighted to see that you are able to see it as a business venture, your revenue base would be expanded with your printing press and I am reiterating my support for this business as I’m happy to see it grow” he stressed.
Fresh Insight Publisher, Comr. Abdulrasheed Akogun while appreciating the visit and commendation, promised that under no circumstances will Fresh Insight deviate from its founding principles of fearless and border-less reportage of the fact and truth regardless of whose ox is gored, stressing that Fresh Insight’s editorial policy is hinged on projecting pro-masses and proletariat aspirations and desires.