Saturday, 23rd September 2023

JCI Nigeria holds conference in Lagos

By Guardian Nigeria
08 April 2023   |   3:44 am
Junior Chamber International (JCI) Nigeria Southern Conference, to be hosted by JCI FESTAC Town, Lagos, holds from April 27 –April 30, 2023 in Lagos, Nigeria.

Caption: Executive Vice President, Southwest JCI (Junior Chamber International) Nigeria, Gafar Odubote (left); President JCI Nigeria, Abdullahi Attairu; JCI President, Viktor Òmarsson and immediate Past Senate Chair, JCI Nigeria, Nneka Itabor, during the launch of the Skills, Engagement and Development (SEnD) Initiative at the JCI Nigeria Southwest Area Council of Presidents (ACOP) Meeting in Abeokuta…

Junior Chamber International (JCI) Nigeria Southern Conference, to be hosted by JCI FESTAC Town, Lagos, holds from April 27 –April 30, 2023 in Lagos, Nigeria.

Tagged “Eko Akete” the conference with theme: “Now and the Future; Youth Involvement & Action for Sustainable Development” is a unique opportunity for JCI members to come together, network and connect with one another, have deliberation to proffer sustainable solutions to the challenges affecting the development of the country, in partnership with governmental and private institutions.

The South-West Executive Vice President, Gafar Odubote, said: “This conference will give young persons an opportunity to discuss their involvement in nation-building and showcase the leadership and networking opportunities available within JCI”.

The South South –Southeast Executive Vice President, Oluwatosin Ligali, said: “This is a great opportunity for JCI members to share ideas, network with other youth-led organisations, learn from one another, and build meaningful relationships that will benefit our organizations and communities.”

The conference chairperson, Olubukola Agbaje, said:  “We at JCI FESTAC Town are proud to host this epoch gathering of over 1,000 young leaders from across Nigeria and beyond….”

This conference is in partnership with the LSTEF, LAWMA, LASAA, Food Commodity, Zedge Consulting, Iinternational Breweries and Valencia College. This will be an opportunity to connect with relevant stakeholders in government and captains of industries in the private sector.

Speakers at the conference are: Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, Mrs Foluso Gbadamosi, Mr. John Obidi, Mrs Kikelomo Atanda-Owo, Mrs Sandra Boulous, Mr. Sola Adeyiga, Dr. Rabiu Olowo, Mr Ibrahim Odumboni, Enioluwa Adeoluwa, Adekunle Olopade, Folagade Banks, Ms. Abimbola Okoya, Tosin Ajibade (Olori SuperGal), Mrs Titi Oshodi and many more.