June 21, 2017

Nsukka@56: Splendour of ‘Nkoli Ka ‘comes to Lagos

By Elizabeth Uwandu

Lagos State will  play host for 10 days, to the Department of Fine and Applied Arts, University of Nigeria, UNN, as it celebrates its 56th anniversary tagged: Nkoli Ka, Nsukka School after 50 years.

Nkoli Ka, which means ‘recalling is greatest,’ will herald activities such as songs, dance, lectures, exhibitions, golden luncheon and the celebration of heroes of Nsukka School and its achievements to Nigeria cultural heritage at Lagos Business School, LBS, Victoria Island from June 23 to July 2 this year.

Speaking at a press briefing in Lagos, convener, Associate Prof. Chuu Krydz Ikwuemesi, and Head of the department stated that the anniversary was aimed, among other things, to celebrate the success story of the university  and its founding father, Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe and reflect on new frontiers to preserve the cultural heritage of Nsukka and Nigeria as a whole.