Musings of Young Minds: A collection of articles by campus journalists
The book is a compilation of articles written by young journalists submitted for the Campus Journalism Awards, 2018 and 2019 editions respectively. These articles project the creative thoughts of promising young journalists and their writing prowess to proffer solutions to a series of societal issues, while at the same time affirming the stable future of the media industry in Nigeria.
Thee articles mirrors the various societal ills that need our urgent attention. These young writers’ pen is very potent in delivering a high level of emphasis on the major points that are needed to be addressed in our immediate society.
A compendium of the rich intellectual property of these young skilled writers, the book is an absolute no-brainer that will leave readers in awe. It exposes its readers to different techniques of writing, even as it will surely serve as a useful guide for prospective writers and upcoming journalists. In order words, the book will offer an unassailable verdict on what we should expect from the next generation of journalists.
To add, it is one interesting, mind-blowing and fascinating book that looks at various topical issues like hate speech, fake news, corruption, and electioneering, among others.
About the author.
Gidado Yushau Shuaib is the editor of Youths Digest & News Digest and the organizer of the Annual Campus Journalism Awards and Campus Journalism Dialogue. He is a graduate of Mass Communication from Baze University, Abuja, and a master’s degree holder in Media, Campaigning, and Social Change from the University of Westminster, London. At various times, he had interned at Premium Times, Daily Trust Newspapers, and BBC Hausa Service, London.
A delegate at the 2015 Youth Assembly at the United Nations, New York, and Global PR summit, Accra, Ghana, Gidado is a recipient of the SME100Nigeria Under 25 Young Entrepreneurs (media and communication) in 2017 and Most Promising Nigerian Youth from Nigerian Universities Merit Awards. He is an associate of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR).
Gidado Yushau Shuaib
Youths Digest Publishers Limited