ANIETIE UDOBIT, ABUJA
The Board and Management of Benthel Multimedia Ltd, publishers of UNITY TIMES, has announced the former Nigeria Vice president Alhaji Atiku as Keynote Speaker for 2017 UNITY TIMES Annual Lecture Series holding on Tuesday October 31.
The announcement was made in a statement by the Company Chief Executive Officer, Uchechukwu Okoroafor in Abuja.
According to Okoroafor, the choice of the former Vice President was after due deliberation and consultation among the Board, management and Partners of the organization.
He further said that the annual lecture is timely as it will provides the platform to discuss topical issues that affect the unity and strength of Nigeria, the importance of diversity in nation building and growth.
Topics for the Annual Lectures are mostly offshoots of issues bothering national unity as it is currently faced.
Lecturers and panelists are selected after due consultations by the Unity Times Editorial Board & Management.
The Lecture with the Theme: The Role of Ethnic Diversity in Nation Building, is First in a yearly Colloquium organized by the Media House. It is expected to draw participants across Nigeria, among different ethnic, political, social & religious organizations.
Unity Times 2017 Annual Lecture series will hold at the International Conference Centre in Abuja on Tuesday October 31, 2017 at 10am