6 December 2012

Nigeria: Osoba, Others for NUJ Awards

Lagos — Governor Adams Oshiomhole ofEdoState will deliver a lecture on "Nigeria Democracy and Insecurity: The Way Out" at this year's Press Week of the Lagos State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ.

The lecture, which comes up, Tuesday, at the Lagos Airport Hotel, is part of a week-long activities that will also see some icons in the media industry being honoured.

Among those to be honoured at the legends nite slated for Friday is the Publisher of Vanguard Newspapers, Mr Sam Amuka, and the former Governor of Ogun State, Aremo Olusegun Osoba.

Others, according to a statement by Lagos NUJ Chairman, Mr Deji Elumoye, are former Governor of Lagos State, Chief Lateef Jakande and Oba Akran of Badagry, among others.

The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Dr Abdullahi Dikko Inde, will also deliver a lecture on "The Nigeria Customs Service: Poised for seamless takeover from concessionaires: An overview."

Copyright © 2012 Vanguard. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.