DAAR Communications Plc (the Company) wishes to notify The Nigerian Stock Exchange (The Exchange), its shareholders and other stakeholders that the Board of the Company at its meeting held on 21St June, 2018 at its Corporate Headquarters, Ladi Lawal Drive, Asokoro, Abuja, appointed Mr. Nornah Awoh as an Independent Director on the Board of the Company effective 1St August 2018.
Nornah Awoh is the founder and Chief Equity Analyst/CEO of Palesa Capital Markets Associates, a research firm with competency in securities and equity market. With over three decades experience in business journalism, as an erstwhile Correspondent/Head of Capital Market & Investment at now- defunct Business Concord and Nigerian Television Authority ( NTA ). Nornah possesses a sound grasp of the rudiments of media, but more pointedly the business fundamentals around the communication industry.
Prior to his appointment, Nornah sits as a Non-Executive director Three Points Industries Ltd, and a member of both the Investigative Panel and Par Value Committee of The Exchange. Additionally, Nornah who is enthusiastic about human capital development also serves as a member of the MRS Oil Scholarship Scheme. In addition to his various positions and roles, Nornah remains the anchor of a 12-year-old television programme, Stocks & Shares which airs on local and international TV networks.
Mr. Awoh holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of Ilorin; a devoted family man, fiercely competitive table tennis player and an active contributor to the global business community.