|His Excellency, Rotimi Amaechi delivering his Paper @ CKN Lecture|
stormed Protea Ikeja Hotel, Lagos-South West Nigeria on Tuesday, June 13 to
deliver the 1st CKN News annual lecture in Lagos with the theme ‘The
Role of Social Media in the Socio-Economic and Political Development
According to the organizers, the objectives of the
lecture were: to provide a platform for intellectual discuss on issues of
national importance; to create an avenue for cross fertilization of ideas on
topical issues as it affects blogging and online media practice; to act as a
forum to set agenda on topical socio-economic and political issues to create an
avenue for online practitioners/bloggers to meet and exchange notes on how to
improve their practice.
|Mr. Chris Kehinde Nwandu welcomes Mr. Rotimi Amaechi to his seminar|
|Cross Section of Guests at the Lecture|
|Cross Section of FRSC Officers at the Lecture|
|Mr. Ikeddy Isiguzo of The Oracle Newspaper delivering his Paper|
|Cross Section of Participants at the CKN Annual lecture|
|Eminent Nigerians stand with Mr. Chris Kehinde Nwandu of CKN Nigeria|
|Media Executives storm the event from diverse media houses in the country|
|Mr. Chris Kehinde Nwandu, H.E. Rotimi Amaechi, FRSC Boss Mr. Boboye Oyeyemi and Mr. Tony Ojobo of NCC|
|FRSC boss, Boboye Oyeyemi arrives|
Annual Lecture, which held on Tuesday June 13, 2017 at Renaissance, Ikeja Hotel,
also had in attendance Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, the Corps
Marshal of the FRSC as the Special Guest of honor. The Keynote
Speaker was Prof. Umar Danbatta, the EVC
Nigerian Communications Commission, who was represented by Mr.
Tony Ojobo, the Director, Public Affairs of NCC. The event also featured a paper delivered by the Editor –in-Chief of The Oracle Newspaper, Mr.
|Mr. Boboye Oyeyemi, FRSC boss in full attendance|
(CKN) said his online platform organized the lecture in order to address
critical issues relating to blogging and online publication in Nigeria and in Africa as a whole. The famous Nigerian blogger cum media expert
confirmed that the event would be held annually with rich theme and eminent
Nigerians in attendance.
brings you faces from the June 13 event. Enjoy the excerpts.