SHEDRACK ONITSHA


Comr. Shedrack Onitsha is a graduate of Institute of Management and Technology (IMT), Enugu, where he studied Mass Communication and graduated with HND, Upper Credit in 2002. He did his mandatory National Youth Service at Kafur Local Government, Katsina State in 2003. He started his career with Medi-links Services Ltd, Ojota, Lagos, 2003-2007, where he rose to the position of Marketing Manager. He later relocated to Delta in 2008 and joined Niger Delta Standard Newspaper, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, 2008-2009, as a correspondent in Sapele and from there; he joined The Urhobo Times Press Ltd., Ughelli, Delta State-2009-2014 as the Editor. He currently works with Advocate Newspaper, Ughelli, Delta State, as the Editor-in-Chief and the Publisher. He also holds a Masters Degree in Media Arts and Communication from the University of Benin, Benin City, Edo State in 2015.Outside journalism which is his passion and profession, he was also Director of Program of Nigeria Junior Chamber & Junior Chamber International Enugu in 2002, (A Worldwide Business and Leadership Development Organization) and also Secretary General, Human Care International, an (NGO) based in Lagos. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Value Rebirth and Empowerment Initiative and also the Media Manager, Felix Anirah Foundation, Sapele, Delta State. He is a devoted Christian, married to Mrs. Stella Onitsha and he is blessed with three sons, believes that service to humanity is the best service we can give to God.