About the Event:
The Nigeria Democracy & Development Forum & Awards Dinner 2019 is a strategic gathering convened as part of African Leadership magazine’s effort to provide the opportunity to spotlight and promote Africa’s developmental and democratic strides, while enabling conversations on best practices, especially as key African nations, including Nigeria, would be engaging in elections in 2019. The forum would also dialogue on Nigeria’s progress and ambitions on the global sustainable development goals, as well as confer honours on deserving persons and organisations who have contributed to the nation’s economic and political progress.
The has as theme: “From Africa to the World: Galvanizing the Next Generation of African Change Agents”.
The forum shall also:
- engage and connect participants in a national dialogue in an open and inclusive space
- inspire innovative thinking, research and practice among policymakers, academia, policy implementers and practitioners in all the field of peacebuilding
- Activate a new generation of change agents, committed to building the continent of our dreams.
- HIGH-LEVEL KEYNOTE
- PANEL DISCUSSION
- HIGH-LEVEL NETWORKING
- UNVEILING OF NIGERIA’S TOP 10 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATIONS
- AND AWARD PRESENTATIONS TO:
-Champion of Nigeria’s Democracy Award
-Champion of Nigeria’s Development Award
-Nigeria’s Unsung Hero PRIZE
-Nigerian Journalist for Change PRIZE
Nigeria Democracy & Development Forum brings experience from frontline African business leaders and nationalists, thought leaders in both the public and private sectors. Already confirmed includes:
Her Excellency Mrs. Jewel Howard-Taylor
Vice President, Republic of Liberia – Confirmed
His Excellency Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa
Executive Governor, Delta State – Confirmed
The Hon. Billy Mitchell
President-Elect, National Black Caucus of State Legislators, USA among others.
Date & Venue:
3 February 2019
Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja Nigeria.
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