Lead, Media Relations

Julius Ogar is an associate member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) with over a decade of prior experience in journalism.

He was Pioneer News Editor, Blueprint newspaper from March to July, 2011 from where he moved to become Group News Editor, Peoples Daily and Peoples Daily Weekend from October 2011 to February 2013. He joined Diametrics Limited as Asst. Manager, Client Service in April 2013. He started journalism practice as a Researcher with Cavalet Publications, publishers of The Market magazine (now rested) in February 2004. He was appointed pioneer Editor of Kaduna Chronicle, a community newspaper (now defunct) in April 2006. In August 2007, he was appointed Deputy (acting) Editor, The Market magazine and later re-designated Associate Editor.

He holds a Diploma in Mass Communications from the Polytechnic, Calabar (now Cross River State University of Science and Technology); Bachelor of Arts, Mass Communications from Bayero University, Kano; and Masters in Information Management from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.

Ogar's keen understanding of the Nigerian media landscape as well as regional and national audiences, brings an unmatched level of perceptiveness into Media Range's Public Relations solutions.