|Hon. Duro Meseko, Member Editorial Board|
Hon Duro Meseko, Journalist, Media Consultant and Politician is a graduate of Political Science from ABU, Zaria. He started his journalism career in 1990 in the Old Kano State when he was given automatic employment and deployed to The Courier Magazine after winning the best Corper award.
In 1992, he left Kano in 1992 for an appointment as Reporter at TELL Magazine in Lagos. In 1994, he became Staff Writer at TELL. He also suffered the brunt of the arrest and detention of military Dictatorship under the jackboot of Babangida administration at TELL.
In 1995, Hon Meseko joined The News/Tempo magazine, another pro-democracy newsmagazine as Assistant Editor. In 1996, he was was employed at Thisday Newspapers as Senior Assistant Editor. He was promoted News Editor and later Acting Group News Editor.
Between 1997-1998, he was State House Correspondent after which he was transferred to Abuja as Political Editor with accreditation to cover National Assembly. Hon Meseko was variously in between his journalism career Chief Press Secretary to Dr Saraki and also Manager, Public Affairs, Albarka Airlines.
In 2003, he was elected as member, House of Representatives. Presently, Hon Meseko is one of the Advisers to Kogi State Governor.
He relaxes in his spare time by watching local Hausa boxing matches, movies and hanging out with his friends.