About us

Springnewsng.com is a digital news publication that provides comprehensive coverage and analysis on core Business, Economy, Commodities, Manufacturing, Energy, Market, Technology & Science, Sport, Politics, in Nigeria and issues around the Globe. It is a platform for financial market and business in Nigeria, West Africa, Africa and the world.  

Springnewsng.com was founded in May, 2017.

Springnewsng aims to represent the interest of financial markets and businesses in Nigeria and the world.

Springnewsng is strongly committed to democracy and we also have expertise which thrives on Investigative Journalism and we are determining to unearth exclusive stories about our citizens and the challenges they are facing in their day-to-day activities.

We strongly believe in good governance, social change and education.

Our objective is to use our investigative platform to ferret out information in the sectors we focus on and produce an unbiased report which will actually influence the government and decision makers to take actions that will make the society better.

We are addicted to the freedom of speech, the fundamental human rights and the journalism ethical responsibility of balance reporting in Nigeria and Africa at large.

Basically, we are out to promote developmental Journalism and create an enabling environment for people to be able to interact, share opinions and proffer solutions to the many political, social and economic problems facing Nigeria and Africa at large.

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OUR PEOPLE

Jerome Utomi

[Editorial Advisory Chief]

 Born in the mid-1970s in Delta State, Nigeria, Jerome Chijioke Utomi is a 2016 Chevron Nigeria Limited(CNL) sponsored graduate of Advanced Writing and Reporting Skills Certificate Programme, School of Media and Communication, Pan Atlantic University (PAU), Lekki, Lagos. He also holds a Higher National Diploma in Public Relations.

 As a result of his quest for personal development and coupled with his burning desire to impact positively in the lives of the people, Jerome in May, 2015   resigned his appointment with the Social and Economic Rights Action Center(SERAC),a Non-Government Organization (NGO) where he has functioned as  Executive Assistant and Protocol Officer at different times and Proceeded to the Center for Media Development (CMD), Lagos for a Professional  Programme in Media Production and Programming in July 2015, graduated in December 2015 and currently functions as a Freelance Journalist with the LensNG, an online media Organization based in Lagos. Jerome is also into Social Research and Documentation.                                                              A prolific writer and consummate communicator, his opinion articles has featured  in different local and international news platforms.

  Jerome has passion for community development and media relations practice. This is in addition to his entrepreneurship and Leadership education, mentoring, youth engagement and capacity building prowess. These, he has demonstrated by   incubating, nurturing and sustaining the skill acquisition project and the Entrepreneurial Development Scheme (EDS). The twin pet projects that he is executing in his locality, Ketu, Lagos in partnership with his local church, Saint Michael Catholic Church,( SMCC), )ketu, with technical support provided by the National Directorate of Employment (NDE), Lagos office and he is actively engaged in Career Clinic, a platform that he is using to nurture, mentor and dutifully engage the youths on career related conversations, Entrepreneurship, leadership training and exposure to civic obligations.

The skill acquisition programme which was opened to all irrespective of faith inclination  in December 2016, graduated over One Hundred and Forty participants in different skills  while the EDS has trained over 200 youths and fresh graduates in career guide, interview etiquettes, Business incubation and management  in a six weekend seminar that brought the likes of Prof. Patrick Utomi of Centre for Value in Leadership(CVL), Mr. Chike- Obi Mustafa the  immediate passed Managing Director of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria and Dr. Isah Momoh, Director, New  Media Enterprise, School of Media and Communication (SMC), Pan Atlantic University, Lekki, Lagos and others as resource persons. These projects he is making frantic effort to extend to other states in Nigeria as a way of getting the youths and the young adults gainfully engaged and empowered.

Jerome is interested, willing, ready and eager to volunteer, work or contribute to any course that will promote civil society, ensure dignity of human person and lives and bring about growth, development and empowerment of citizenry in any part of the globe. He hopes to achieve these through partnership with development minded individuals, civil society groups and other development based agencies irrespective of their location. He equally hope to work very closely with grass root people, the vulnerable groups and the less privileged, a strategy which he has started putting into practice.

A certified project Manager by the PMP partners, London. Jerome is an Associate of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations(ANIPR), Associate, Chartered Institute of Supply Chain Management and has attended numerous Conferences, seminars and Workshops on Justice Development, Human Right Protection, Campaign on electoral reforms and campaign against forced eviction in Nigeria.                                                                                                                                                 He is an   active member of the Justice Development and Peace Centre(JDPC) in his Parish and the Lagos Catholic Archidiocese. Utomi is the Programme Coordinator, Social Action and Welfare Committee, an umbrella body that activate, control, and Coordinate all the Socio-economic / Humanitarian engagements in his Parish and he also heads the media and communication Committee in his parish. Jerome is married and the union is blessed with two lovely children.

Emmanuel Okafor

[Editor In Chief/ CEO, Emmerich Resources Ltd]

Emmanuel is a business man with over 15 years’ private and public sector experience. He is the CEO of Emmerich Resources Ltd, the parent company of Springnewsng and also the project officer of PropertyMarket234.com.

Prior to his return to Nigeria, he was the Business Analyst of Kings College Hosiptal, London, United Kingdom in 2010.

Project Support for Chelsea Football Club in London for 4 years and Project Support for Refugee Health Team, LSL, NHS, Lambeth, London United Kingdom

 Okafor Joseph  is a Springnews  Senior Correspondent Based in Lagos and also former Energy Editor at Naija 247news . An experienced business and financial markets correspondent who specializes in commodities since 2010, Joseph follows global energy developments closely.

Covering financial markets for more than 5 years, and has Major report on global events.

MEET THE TEAM

  • Emmanuel Chika Okafor [Editor In Chief/ CEO, Emmerich Resources Ltd] chycko24@gmail.com
  • Paul Okafor [De Lords Property C.E.O/ Property Reporter]
  • Joseph Afam[Energy Makert, Business and Economy Editor]
  • Okafor Prince Anthony  [Board Member]
  • Rita Uzuh Amarachi [Health Reporter]

·         Jerome Utomi [Editorial Advisory Chief/ Columnist]

·         Okafor David,  Sport Correspondent

Emmanuel Ogbe , Travel/Technology Writer