Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the appointment of Siju Alabi as the new General Manager of the state-owned Television Station, LTV.
The new General Manager of the television station who is also a multi-award winning broadcaster, elocution coach and trainer, is expected to bring her wealth of experience garnered locally and internationally to improve the broadcast experience of the station and positively impact the lives of Lagosians in general.
She began her illustrious broadcasting career at KUOR FM, California in 1985 and subsequently relocated to Nigeria to garner more experience with NTA Lagos as Newscaster/Continuity Announcer.
Siju had a spell in corporate marketing but returned to the screen with CHANNELS TELEVISION as News Anchor/Programs Producer/Presenter, News Editor. Minaj Broadcast International (MBI) as News Anchor/ Head of Presentation and SUPERSCREEN TELEVISION as General Manager, News.
In 2010, she left active broadcasting to focus on media consultancy and training. Her penchant for broadcasting was nurtured in 2016 when she joined Lagos Television as Director News.
Siju has been recognised several times for her outstanding performances. She was five times best Newscaster/TV Presenter (Nigeria Media Merit Award), two times best television reporter HB on HIV/AIDS(Red Ribbon Award), Television Personality of the year (Rotary Club of Onigbongbo) among several other awards.
She had her secondary school education at Ibadan Grammar School, Ibadan (WAEC), Fontana School, Fontana California USA (Diploma, General Education of the American Council) and the prestigious University of Redlands, California USA (Mass Communications).