Veteran journalist, editor and lifestyle expert has been appointed Editor-in-Chief of OK! Nigeria. Deidre kicked off her career as a journalist in film, music, theatre, TV and visual arts and has interviewed many Hollywood stars including Halle Berry, Whoopi Goldberg, Spike Lee, Wesley Snipes and Denzel Washington.
During her career over two decades, Deidre has launched several magazines including Pride, Fresh, and Blackhair and she was the Group Editor for GV Media, publishers of The Voice and The Gleaner Newspapers and Young Voices magazine.
“We are pleased to welcome this highly accomplished editor and journalist to OK! Nigeria”, said founder . “She will lead the editorial team of the magazine. Members of the team are being carefully selected and will include the winner of a reality TV show set to debut soon.”
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OK!Magazine, is a British lifestyle magazine with more than 50 million readers worldwide.The famed magazine currently appears in 20 countries (Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, China, Germany, Greece, India, Ireland, Malaysia, Mexico, Middle East, the Philippines, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, the UK, the US, Venezuela and Vietnam) and Nigeria would be added to these list of countries. The Nigerian version of the magazine would be published monthly with content focusing on a blend of Nigerian celebrities, African American celebrities and global celebrities. Above are some covers of OK! magazine released in the UK and US. They pride themselves in being the first to bring celebrity news via celebrity approved pictures to the public. Well known for bringing us celebrity nuptials, deaths, falls and fame in all its glam and glory.
According to Mr. Amosu, “Nigeria is probably one of the most vibrant, affluent countries in Africa, a nation with this juxtaposition of poverty and immense wealth; a style leader for Africa that continues to shine despite hardships and negativity that try to mar its progress.”