Four PREMIUM TIMES’ journalists emerged as finalists at the 28th Diamond Award for Media Excellence (DAME) which held on Sunday at Sheraton hotel, Lagos.
The journalists and their categories are: Abdulaziz Abdulaziz, Investigative Reporting category; Cletus Ukpong, Education Reporting; Nicholas Ibekwe, Lagos Reporting and Adejumo Kabir, News Photography category.
While two of them emerged winners in their categories, two others were first runners-up in their categories.
While giving an opening remark at the awards, Lanre Idowu, the Supervising Trustee of DAME, said the best were shortlisted for awards.
“The media is an important institution in nation building. DAME awards honour journalists who have distinguished themselves in different areas of the career to represent the best…