Governor Soludo, Okonkwo, Nwuneli, others to grace Anambra NUJ Correspondents’ symposium
BY SUNNY A. DAVID
Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, Governor of Anambra State, Prof. Obiora Okonkwo, Chairman of United Nigeria Airlines and a stalwart of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), among other prominent personalities will grace the 2022 symposium of the Correspondents’ Chapel of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Anambra State Council.
The Chairman of the Symposium Organising Committee, Mr. David-Chyddy Eleke said on Tuesday in Awka, the State capital that the Symposium, an annual event of the Chapel holds on Thursday, November 24, 2022, by 10am at the NUJ Press Centre, behind Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Building, Awka.
Mr. Eleke who said that every arrangement for a hitch-free event has been put in place also disclosed that the Symposium with the theme: “The Role of the Media in Guaranteeing the Sanctity of the Electoral Process in Nigeria” will feature a lead paper presentation on theme to be delivered by prominent politician and businessman Prof. Okonkwo.
He said the Anambra State Commissioner for Information, Sir. Paul Nwosu, will speak on the sub-theme of the symposium: “The Imperative of Traditional Media in Marketing State Policies: Anambra State as a Case Study.
The Chairman of the Correspondents’ Chapel, Chief Chuks Ilozue, who assured of an enriching outing that will not only reshape the public thinking positively as Nigeria inches towards the 2023 general election.
He also disclosed that the Symposium will be chaired by Prof. Chinyere Stella Okunna, Nigeria’s first female Professor of Mass Communication, while another great journalism scholar now a Royal Father, Igwe (Prof.) Onuora Nwuneli, has been designated as the Royal Father of the Day.