Soni Irabor is experienced in Broadcasting, Advertising, Media Management, Communications Consulting, Media and Speech Training. He is also a Talk Show Host who has won several awards.
Soni Irabor studied Mass Communications at the University of Lagos and obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Leadership and Governance in Media and Communications from the school of Media and Communications, Pan Atlantic University, among others. He was trained as a trainer at the Deutche welle broadcast training centre Koln Germany.
He co-hosted the CNN African Journalist of The Year Award in Accra, Ghana in 2008. He is the host of the talk show; SONI IRABOR LIVE (SiL) on Inspiration 92.3FM and Lagos Television. Irabor organises the Soni Irabor Live Youth Empowerment Forum (SILYEF ); a bi – annual event, where he engages youths on self and business development that enables them to start a business with seed grant won after keenly contested competition.
He is the Chairman of RUYI Communications Limited, Soni Irabor Institute of Media and Communications (SIIMC) which specializes in corporate training. He was the MD/CEO of inspiration FM and still is a Director of Amazing Inspirations Media Limited, owners of Inspiration FM in Lagos and Inspiration 100.5 FM in Ibadan and Inspiration FM, Uyo.
He was also a commissioner for information and orientation for the Edo state government in 2001.
Irabor organizes corporate trainings for top executives of corporate organizations on Media relations, Public relations, information management and community relations and has amongst others also trained the senior management organisations, among which are Chevron and the Dangote Groupon on media relations.