Marketers will gather in Lagos to discuss and propel all-round relevance of the marketing Communications industry in Nigeria’s development, tagged, Advertising and the Power of the Nigerian story.”
The Chief Press Secretary to Lagos State Governor, Mr. Gboyega Akosile will be the special guest of Honour, the event holds on March 6, 2020.
The lead paper will be delivered by Mr. Lanre Adisa, Chief Creative Officer, Noah’s Ark Limited. Panel of Discussants include: Mr. Onyekachi Onubogu, Chief Executive Officer, Frutta Juice and Services; Mr. Amaechi Okobi, Group Head, Communications and External Affairs, Access Bank Plc, Mr. Emeka Oparah, Vice President, CSR and Communications, Airtel Nigeria, Mr. Martin Mabutho, Chief Commercial Officer, Multichoice Nigeria, and Mr. Jaiye Israel Opayemi, chief executive officer, Chain Reactions/ president, Public Relations Consultants Association of Nigeria,
Others include Dr. Felix King Eiremiokhae, chief executive officer, Oracle Experience/convener The Startups Africa, Mrs. Ijedi Iyoha, acting Registrar/CEO, Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON), Mr. Odion Aleobua, CEO, Modion Communications and Mr Lekan Lawal as the moderator for the segment.
The event, according to the organiser, Goddie Ofose, was designed “to bring together industry leaders that I have interacted with over the years in the quest to rev up conversations that will move the Nigerian Marketing and Communications industry forward”.
Ofose also believed that with theme of the night, -Advertising and the Power of the Nigerian Story- the speaker, panelists and all other stakeholders present will explore the overriding engagement benefits derivable in deepening the Nigerian social-cultural content in advertising.