Kudo Eresia-Eke, a seasoned and accomplished communicator and administrator with rich experience in the media, academia, government and the oil and gas industry, holds a PhD in Political Theory from the University of Port Harcourt, and a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos. He started his communication career straight from secondary school, joining Nigerian Television Authority as a presenter and newscaster. He later served at the Daily Times, the Guardian Newspaper, Rivers State Television, Radio Nigeria, Radio Rivers, and Sunray Group of Newspapers from where he resigned in defence of professional principles and ethics. For years, he was a columnist for the Vanguard Newspaper.
Kudo has a wealth of experience in Public Service, too. He served variously as Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Culture and State Director of the National Orientation Agency, a platform he used to inspire countless youths in Rivers State, and forge consensus on the split of old Rivers State, leading to the creation of Bayelsa State.