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Airtel executive quits

24 May 2013, 08:20Augustine Osayande

Abuja - Airtel Nigeria's Chief Marketing Officer, Olu Akanmu, has resigned after it emerged that the company breached advertising rules.

While the company could not verify the reason behind Akanmu's resignation, CAJ News established that the Airtel official resigned after it was discovered that Airtel published an advertisement in one of Nigeria’s national dailies without clearance.

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Segun Ogunsanya, said Akamu quit the telecommunications company to pursue other interests.

“Akanmu led the marketing function at a crucial time in the life of our organisation and brought his over two decades of marketing experience and a rich knowledge of the telecommunications market to bear on his role as our CMO,” said Ogusanya. - CAJ News


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