…National Light, others partner organisers
IN AWKA, all is set for the maiden summit being convoked by a think-tank group of Masters of Ceremonies (MCs).
The summit with the theme: ‘The MC and Issue-Based Election Campaign in Nigeria”’ will hold on Thursday, at Hilton Leisure hotels, Awka.
The event aims to commemorate the 10 years death anniversary of foremost broadcaster, MC and a Nigerian per excellence, Ikenna Nduaguba MFR.
Speaking to National Light, the lead convoker of the summit, Chido Obidiegwu, described the late Nduaguba as a broadcaster par excellence and quintessential wordsmith, who was an epitome of excellence in the art of the spoken word, and a reference point for guidance and professional knowledge in every ramification of broadcasting.
He pointed out that the summit will have a Professor of Mass Communication, Stella Okunna as guest speaker/anchor, Chief Tony Onyima as Chairman, while key gubernatorial candidates in the November 6, 2021 Anambra State election will lead the discussion.
Sir Obidiegwu explained that the summit is open to the general public as it’s a platform that encourages public speaking and confidence.
However, the summit is supported by RATTAWU, National Light Newspapers, Dozzy Group, Hilton Leisure Hotels, Anambra Times, Intafact Beverages Limited and a host of other sponsors.