Enugu State Governor, Mr. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has appointed Mr. Laurence Ani as his Senior Special Assistant on Research and Communications.
Ani, who was the managing editor of New Telegraph with a job schedule that includes overseeing the newspaper’s operations in the North and Abuja, is a graduate of the University of Calabar.
He joined New Telegraph at inception in December 2013 as pioneer editor of Saturday Telegraph from THISDAY Newspapers where he had held positions such as associate editor and deputy editor, rising to become the editor of THISDAY, The Saturday Newspaper.
A member of the Nigerian Guild of Editors and an indigene of Enugu State, his journalism career began at The Observer and stints at National Concord, The Week Magazine, and Island News, a trendsetting free community publication.
He has since resumed duties.