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Development Reporting takes centre stage as TheNiche holds 4th Anniversary Lecture

By News Express on 18/04/2018

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•TheNiche 4th Anniversary Lecturer, Prof Kingsley Moghalu
•TheNiche 4th Anniversary Lecturer, Prof Kingsley Moghalu

TheNiche newspaper, published by Acclaim Communications Limited will be commemorating its 4th Anniversary on Friday, April 20, 2018 with a Special Lecture hinged on the anniversary topic: “Development Reporting and Hysteria Journalism in Nigeria”.

The event will be taking place at the Main Auditorium of the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, Victoria Island, Lagos, at 10 am.

A presidential hopeful, erudite scholar, public affairs commentator, author, and erstwhile Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Professor Kingsley Moghalu, will deliver the anniversary lecture.

2015 KOWA Party Presidential candidate, prolific writer and a university don, Professor Remi Sonaiya, will be the chairman of the occasion.

“A team of professionals versed in economy, politics, media, academia and civil society has also been assembled to dissect the topic in a manner that will place Nigeria of our dream on sound development footing through the media,” TheNiche Executive Editor Oguwike Nwachuku said in a statement issued on Tuesday in Lagos.

The discussants include Professor Fred Aja Agwu, a senior researcher at the NIIA who is also a journalist, author and international affairs expert.

Others are Mrs. Funke Egbemode, Managing Director, New Telegraph Newspapers and President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors; Mr. Obinna Nwosu, former Group Deputy Managing Director of Access Bank and a development expert; Mr. Edetaen Ojo, Executive Director of Media Rights Agenda and former Judicial Editor of The Guardian; Mr. Kola Ologbodiyan, National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and a former Editor with THISDAY newspapers; and Chief Joe Igbokwe, Lagos State Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who is also a publisher and public affairs commentator.  

The highpoint of the Anniversary will be the unveiling of TheNiche Foundation for Development Journalism.

Dignitaries expected at the event include the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu and a host of others from the public and private sector, as well as from the civil society community.

Source News Express

Posted 18/04/2018 1:41:28 PM

 

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