lagos—AFRIKANWATCH Media annual lecture and award as unveiling of Afrikanwatch National Memoir titled “Did our founding fathers have a dream of a united Nigeria” will hold Saturday April 7, 2018 in Lagos.
In a statement by the Chairman of Afrikanwatch Editorial Board and Editor-in-chief, Mr. Ndubueze Joseph Ejiofor and Mark Columbus Orgu, said Senator Anthony Adefuye will chairman the event while Dr. Tunji Abayomi, a legal practitioner and the Pro-Chancellor/Chairman, Governing Council, Adekunle Ajasin University, Ondo State will deliver the event lecture.
According to the statement “Special guests of honour will include, Sir. William Igoni Park, a retired Assistant Director of Immigration who is also being nominated as Afrikanwatch man of the year, Mr. Dennis Amachree a retired Assistant Director, Department of State Service DSS, as Afrikanwatch Most distinguished Security expert of the year, Ambassador Greg U. Mbadiwe , former Ambassador to Congo-nominated for Nation building and leadership quality, AlhajiYerima Shettima, President, Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, Afrikanwatch Most Vocal Personality of the year, Prof. Patrick Egbule, former President, Nigeria Vocational Association (NVA)-AFrikanwatch research and knowledge-invention of the year, Senator. Anthony Adefuye, Afrikanwatch Philanthropist of the year, Mrs. Joan Agha, Afrikanwatch Most Astute Philanthropist of the year and Afrikanwatch Maritime Company of the year goes to Monica Marine.
Expected guests at the event are: HRM, King Dr. Aaron Miller Ikuru JP, KSC, Chairman, Andoni Council of Chiefs, Rivers State, HRH, King NLA Iraron JP, King of the Obolo peoples’ Rivers State, Prof. Gabriel Babawale, Commissioner, Lagos State Independent electoral commission, Rev. Fr. (Prof) Anthony Kanu (OSA), Parish Priest, St. Vincent Catholic church, Olodi Apapa, Lagos, Ms. Biekoroma Charity Amapakabo, Director of Special Duties, Yaba College of Technology, Yaba, Lagos,Amb. Dr. David O.E. Solomon, Director-General, World Peace Unity Organization, International, Mr. Sam Omatseye, Chairman, editorial board of the Nation newspaper, Chief Aaron Lawson Ikuru, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Employment Generation and Empowerment. Mr. Joseph Atoloye, MD/Chief Executive officer, Waltolye Nigeria Limited, Mr. Alfred Omenihu, Editor-in-chief/Publisher, National Impact Glitz, Chairmen of Local councils in Lagos State.