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Alfred Opubor International Conference on Community Media

From March 27 to March 29, 2012, Alt-i collaborated with the Department of Communication and Languages Arts, University of Ibadan, Institute for Media and Society, and the Nigeria Community Radio Coalition to organize an international conference on community media under the theme “If Community Media is the Answer, What is the Question?”  The conference was organised to commeorate the life of Prof. Alfred Esimatemi Opubor, the first Nigerian Professor of Mass Communication who died a few months short of his 75th birthday, which would have been on  March 28, 2012.

The conferee proved to be a worthy gathering of communication scholars and practitioners from Africa, Europe and the USA.