Akeredolu, Mato, Alade, Others To Lead Ondo NUJ Press Week


Ijaw News - Niger Delta Stories

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Ondo State Council, is expecting heavy-hitters such as the State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to grace its annual press week celebration.

Others expected at the eye-catching event are: The Balogun of Akure Kingdom, Rear Admiral Samuel Ilesanmi Alade, Rtd; Chief Oyerinmade Mato among others

The one-week long programme themed, “A Nation at crossroads: The media amidst National Security and Economic Woes”, will commence on Sunday, November 21 2021.

While Real Admiral Samuel Alade is billed to give the Press Week lecture, Mathew Oyerinmade, a Senatorial hopeful for Ondo South Senatorial District is expected to chair the lecture.

Below is the programme lined up for the celebration.

Sunday 21st Nov; 2021: THANKSGIVING SERVICE @ SALVATION GOSPEL INTERNATIONAL CENTRE (aka House of Praise), No. 5, Akinyele Martins, Off Airways, Ilesha Garage Road, Akure.

Monday 22nd Nov; 2021:
MEDICAL CHECK-UP for Members & their Spouses @NUJ Press Centre Clinic, Alagbaka-Akure between 9:00am & 3:30pm.

CHARITY VISITATION to Ondo State Orphanage, Obaile Road, Akure by 11:00am.

Tuesday 23rd Nov; 2021: OPENING CEREMONY/PUBLIC LECTURE/INVESTITURE @Press Centre, Alagbaka-Akure by 10:00am.

SPECIAL GUESTS: Ondo NUJ Grand Patron & Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN;

GUEST LECTURER: Former Commandant, NDC, Abuja, Rear Admiral Samuel Alade (Rtd)


Wednesday 24th Nov; 2021:
GREAT TREK/HEALTH WALK (from Press Centre, Alagbaka-Akure by 6:00am

CHILDREN’S PARTY @Press Centre, Alagbaka-Akure by 2:00pm

FINAL MATCHES OF SPORTS COMPETITION @Press Centre, Alagbaka-Akure by 2:00pm.

Thursday 25th Nov; 2021: NOVELTY FOOTBALL MATCH— NUJ Members vs Ondo State Lawmakers @Akure Stadium by 3:00pm.

Friday 26th Nov; 2021:
JUMAT SERVICE @Government House Mosque, Alagbaka Akure by 1:00pm

DINNER/AWARD NITE @Press Centre, Alagbaka-Akure by 4:00pm.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

twelve − 6 =