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Former FRCN chief Ben Egbuna passes on

A former Director General of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), Ben Egbuna, is dead

A former Director General of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), Ben Egbuna, is dead

The veteran journalist and broadcast media administrator passed away on Friday.

Born on July 13, 1949, Egbuna was the golden voice of FRCN network news in the 80s and 90s.

The former News Director at the Voice of Nigeria (VON) was in the broadcast industry for more than 40 years.

He was the Publisher/Editor in Chief, Digicast Magazine and Chief Executive Officer, Niche Media.

Egbuna served as President, African Union of Broadcasting (AUB) and was Fellow of the Nigeria Guild of Editors (NGE), a member of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), among others.

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