The Nigeria union of journalists NUJ Delta state council has described Amadi late group entertainment editor of Vanguard as a powerful show maker who brought unprecedented prominence to entertainment issues in the public psyche.
In a statement, the chairman NUJ , Delta state council Mr Norbert chiazor noted that late Amadi s colourful writings revolutionalized entertainment in Nigeria. “With about two decades of rave reviews in Vanguard late Amadi helped to draw attention to major entertainment activities like music ,pageantry ,fashion and lifestyle ,generating critical acclaim and tremendous social relevance to the entertainment industry in Nigeria” the statement added.
The Delta Nuj further stated that late Amadi had huge passion for entertainment journalism and transversed the country covering iconic events that shaped Nigeria s entertainment scene.He was such an amiable journalist. It noted that the late journalist would always be remembered for his lively spirit,gusto and enchanting personality.