John Momoh (OON)

Chairman, Channels Media Group and Chief Executive Officer,
Channels Television

John Momoh is a renowned broadcast journalist with vast experience spanning more than four decades. Prior to establishing Channels TV, John Momoh worked as News Anchor, Senior Reporter and Producer for Nigeria’s National Radio and Television Stations. Channels TV in its 29 years of existence has risen to become the leading, multiple awards winning 24-hour news and media organization in Nigeria, reaching millions of audiences in Africa and across the globe. John is an alumnus of the prestigious Harvard Business School and the Lagos Business School. A graduate of the University of Lagos with a Masters degree in International Law and Diplomacy, and a B.Sc in Mass Communication, John Momoh also received Diplomas from the Thomson Foundation Cardiff, Wales. John is a fellow of several institutions and recipient of many prestigious honours including the National Honour of “Officer of the Order of the Niger” (OON). John Momoh is a member of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences based in New York. He serves as a JUROR for the annual International ‘Emmy Awards’ and the ‘AIB’ Awards UK, organised by The Association for International Broadcasting.