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The NIALS’ epochal summit (2)

It would be intellectually dishonest to attempt a summation of what transpired at this epic summit, considering the sheer breath and scope of the ideas which were freely exchanged at the intellectual market place. Perhaps, it would serve as a pointer to the fertility of those ideas were one to choose a typical session, the session on Law and Global Peace, integrated with Law and Public Policy, featuring such intellectual heavyweights as Professor Obiorah Okafor, an academic giant, well respected locally and internationally; Ambassador Ojo Maduekwe CFR, former foreign Affairs Minister, multiple Minister of other ministries, current High Commissioner to Canada whose intellectual effervescence and unfailing logic make even his adversaries nod in agreement; Mr. Odein Ajumogobia, elegant Senior Advocate of Nigeria and also a former Foreign Affairs Minister whose strategic insight into Law and Global Peace: Reassessing the place of the super powers was rich and illuminating; and the representative of the statisti
cian General and chief Executive of the National Bureau of Statistics, Mrs. Yvonne Odu-Thomas, who delivered a stinging rebuke to those whose failure to plan has led to failure of policies in different facets of state and national sectors of our economy.

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