About us


Newsstand Agencies Limited was established in 1989 by a three man founding team comprising of Late Chief Olufunsho A. Akindele, Managing Director/Chief Executive; Mr. Kolawole Adebisi Solomon-Otinwa, Executive Director now the current MDCE/CHAIRMAN and Chief Ebenezer A. Balogun, Executive Director.

Having put the Company’s foundation in place, “Board of Directors” was constituted and unanimously, Chief Joshua Tani-Olu was nominated as founding Chairman of the Company.

The Board has since been enlarged and currently, consists of the Chairman at the apex, the three Executive Directors and three other non-Executive Directors.


The core business of Newsstand Agencies Limited is Newspapers, Magazines and Books marketing. It is however covered by its memorandum and articles of association for varied business ventures.


We are in this business of Marketing International Publications of varied interest, so as to keep the Nigerian populace, especially the ardent reading public (i.e. well-informed literate individuals, companies, organizations, Parastatals and Government Agencies) informed and educated on the happenings around the globe, thereby creating a conducive atmosphere and environment for a sustainable development and peaceful co-existence.

This objective drives our collective efforts and actions on building and establishing a renowned corporate body and reputable and credible respect amongst its peers, both locally and internationally.

To stand tall amongst all marketers of print-media titles and debunk the belief and prove that African Business outfit cannot live and progress after the demise of the founding fathers.

To sustain this vision and objective, our prime pursuit is to constantly improve on our present position of envy amongst our competitors, develop our productivity jointly in line with our trusted Distributors, Agents and Vendors. Build a conglomerate rooted in the profession of marketing all print-media products to the admiration of Nigerian and the International Body of Publishers and Marketers with the fullest cooperation of the general work force in this peculiar trade to a successful and an enduring business venture.