Meet Adekunle Sikiru Yakub (ABACUS), next OSPAA Publicity Secretary
Adekunle Sikiru Yakub popularly known as ABACUS (born December 10, 1988) is an academic staff of Osun State Polytechnic Iree, an independent professional Media Practitional and a great tutor of both Print and Broadcast options. He has worked with the state and the Federal Broadcast outfits.He was once a reporter and newscaster with the Osun State Broadcasting Corporation ( OSBC) Osogbo between February 2011- September 2015.
Adekunle Sikiru Yakub had his primary education in Osogbo where he attended St James Primary School, Owo-Ope area, Osogbo, Osun State, 1998. He then proceeded to Anglican Commercial Grammar School, Kolabalogun, Osogbo, Osun State where he sat for WASC/ NECO O’Level in 2004.
The young and good looking ABACUS was admitted into the Osun State Polytechnic Iree to study Mass Communication In both Ordinary National(ND)2010 and Higher National Diploma( HND) 2014.
He also got an admission to study Mass Communication again at the Fountain University, Osogbo, Osun State( B.SC) with a Second Class Upper Division in 2020.
Adekunle Sikiru Yakub (ABACUS) was the Vice President, Mass Communication Department, Osun State Polytechnic Iree in 2010.
His activeness and trustworthiness during his ND days made him to be massively elected in HND as the President, Mass Communication Department, Ospolyiree in 2014.
After his graduation in 2014, ABACUS was Privileged to join Mass Communication Alumni of his Alma Mata( MAOS) through the efforts of those he met in MAOS then, such as Messers Aderemi Adeagbo, Moshood Oladosu, Babatunde Ambaliyu, Gbenga Gbelee, Seun Ayo Ishola, Wale Pressman among other Progressive minded MAOS members.
Within the short time of his membership in MAOS, Adekunle Sikiru Yakub was appointed as State Publicity Secretary of MAOS. His wide experience as a professional Media Relations Man, gave him additional opportunity to contest for the post of the NATIONAL PUBLICITY SECRETARY, MAOS in 2018 and his political ambition was granted by Almighty God and with the supports of MAOS Members.
As a graduate of Mass Communication whose major knowledge centres on maintaining and Sustaining Mutual relationship between organizations and general Publics, Adekunle Sikiru Yakub ( ABACUS) has wide knowledge in handling Publicity, maintaining mutual relationship,creating and restructuring the image of Osun State Polytechnic Iree Alumni Association (OSPAA).
He is currently the serving Publicity Secretary, Ospolyiree Alumni Association (OSPAA, Osun State Chapter) who was unanimously appointed due to his intellectualism and proactiveness in his previous Professional skills of handling Publicity and Media Relations activities.