President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with Raheem Adedoyin, Chairman of the Editorial Board of Herald newspapers, on his election to the Executive Board of International Press Institute (IPI) in Vienna.
The congratulatory message was contained in a statement signed by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media & Publicity, and made available to newsmen in Abuja, at the weekend.
The President said he was delighted to join the Nigerian media, reputed globally for its vibrancy and dynamism, in celebrating with Adedoyin, who is the Secretary of the IPI in Nigeria.
President Buhari expressed belief that the renowned journalist and administrator will make his wealth of experience count, in the operations of the IPI, which focuses on press freedom and welfare of journalists across the world.
The President also congratulated the other elected members of the Board from various countries, while wishing the 70-year old institution and its members the best.