MEET OUR CEO/PUBLISHER
Hon. Chief (Mrs.) Doofan Abu - Amali
Professionally, Hon. Chief (Mrs.) Doofan Abu-Amali is a Seasoned Journalist that have made a name and earned outstanding prestige in Developmental Journalism amongst her colleagues in the Industry; her passion for capacity building and socioeconomic development through skill acquisition empowerment, recognition/promotion of talents and gifts in youths; promotion of good leadership and governance amongst public officials is an uncommon quality in her. With strong determination and commitment to her dream, she has impacted tremendously on all categories of people in society with her Developmental Journalism strides through various social programmes initiative – Papyrus Magazine Outstanding Lawmakers Award (PAMOLA); Papyrus Magazine Screen Actors Award (PAMSAA); Papyrus Magazine House of Assembly Awards PAMSHAA); Papyrus Magazine Foundation for Improved Literacy (PAMFIL) etc.
Hon. Chief (Mrs.) Doofan Abu-Amali is a graduate of Business Administration from Nasarawa State University after a Diploma in Mass Communication at Benue State University and had a professional Certificate Course in Public Relations, Advertising and Marketing and Corporate Sponsorship and Fundraising at the Ghana Institute of Journalism among others. Hon. Chief (Mrs.) Doofan Abu-Amali was appointed a supervisory Councilor for Health in her Local Government, Logo in Benue State under the leadership of Rt. Hon. Gabriel Torwua Suswam at just 24 years because of her works. She is a politician, a publisher, a TV Producer and Presenter of Mandate and Event, a 30 minutes wide-range and fascinating TV Magazine Show on AIT and Channel TVs.
In recognition of her professional proficiency in her field of work, she has received the awards for her giant and consistent strides in Developmental Journalism prominent among them include a chieftaincy Title of Akwan’ Indo 1 of Amole Kingdom in Enugu State 2013, UN Goodwill Ambassador Award For her support to Charitable works- Hilton Abuja 2016, African Icon Award as the Media Personality of the year 2016, Rotary International Utako, Abuja District-Recognition for her Giant Strides in the Improvement of Developmental Journalism, 2015, Nigeria Dream Personality Honours by the Nigeria Rebirth Project Supported by the Presidency, 2016, Point Blank Newspapers Ltd, Distinguished Merit Award as an Upcoming Female Journalist of The Year 2008, Big Girls on Campus 2010 Nasarawa State University Department of Business Administration Graduation Awards, Rotaract Club Of Makurdi District Award as an Outstanding Youth 2008, recognition as “60 Benue Women On Fire” (WOF) 2015, Nigerian Goodwill Ambassador Award for outstanding Contribution to Abuja Entertainment Industry 2014, Kaduna Entertainment Award (KEA 2015) as the Northern Entertainment Guilding Light, National Union Of Gambe-Tiev Students (NUGAS) Award for Youth and Industrial Development 2008,
Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim is the Patron of Papyrus Magazine and this is what he has to say about Hon. Chief Mrs. Doofan Abu-Amali: “having known her person, integrity and credibility; business idea, capability and relationship so well as a Patron, and in the light of the above, I sincerely recommend: her person, vision and business – THE PAPYRUS MAGAZINE to you for patronage at any time the need arises so she can fulfill her dreams of Youth Empowerment to reduce the street and society of idle hooligans and thugs for gainful economic self-reliance.”
She is happily married to a seasoned Local Government Politician, Hon. Abu Sylvester Amali and they have three kids.