GOVERNOR Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State is expected to chair the unveiling of Western Post, a regional weekly covering essentially the old Western region, today.
In a statement by Managing Director of the newspaper, Mr Tunde Rahman, the unveiling slated for today at Bashorun Hall, Ibadan Civic Centre, Agodi GRA, Ibadan, Oyo State, will have a national conversation entilted: “The Dwindling Oil Revenue: A Case for Regional Integration.”
The statement reads: “The Director-General of the Development Agenda for Western Nigeria, Mr. Dipo Famakinwa, will present the lead paper on the theme while Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, Dr. Tunji Olaopa, and Centre Director, Centre for International Advanced and Professional Studies (CIAPS), Prof. Anthony Kila, are among the discussants.”
Governor of Osun state, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, and Chairman, THISDAY Group and Arise TV, Mr. Nduka Obaigbena, will be the Special Guests of Honour while Senate President Bukola Saraki, Deputy Speaker House of Representatives, Hon. Suleiman Lasun Yusuf, and Dr. Olusegun Mimiko (Ondo), Senator Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun), Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (Lagos) and Mr. Ayodele Fayose (Ekiti) are slated as guests of honour. His Royal Majesty, Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi 111, will be the royal father of the day.”