Africa Business News (ABN360) – home of CNBC Africa and Forbes Africa – is delighted to announce that business journalist Abisola Owolawi has joined the Forbes Africa team in Lagos.

Owolawi, a Nigerian journalist who has spent time working in South Africa, will cover West African business and economics stories for both Forbes Africa magazine and the newly-commissioned Forbes Television.

“I am honoured to be a part of a truly unique brand that gives Africa a new voice,” says Owolawi of her new appointment.

Chris Bishop, Managing Editor of Forbes Africa, says that he’s thrilled to have Owolawi on board.

“This appointment is a reflection of the importance of Nigeria and West Africa to us at Forbes Africa. There is a growing army of readers in the region and we want to give them more quality coverage. Abisola is a very keen and talented journalist, who will take to telling the story of her region with a will,” says Bishop.


Issued by marcusbrewster on behalf of ABN360.
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