The Kowa Party Presidential Candidate in the 2015 general elections, Professor Oluremi Sonaiya, will deliver the second Lekki Express Magazine anniversary lecture slated for December 1,National Wire has learnt.
Professor Sonaiya will talk on the topic, Community Development:Roles of the Media, at the event coming up at the Oriental Hotel,Lagos.
The anniversary lecture is part of the activities marking the second year existence of the magazine, noted its Managing Editor, Bola Olalere, in a statement on Thursday.
“As part of our social responsibilities and agenda setting roles, we believe that developmental journalism is the key in any media house to contributing maximally to the development of the community, hence the topic for this year lecture, Community Development: Roles of the Media,” he said
Lekki Express Magazine is a community-based newsmagazine circulated free within Lekki and environs and published monthly by Delight Communications.
According to Olalere, the night will also witness the presentation of Lekki Express Community Development awards to some deserving individuals and body corporate in and around Lekki.
Among the recipients of the awards are Messrs Lekki Concession Company (LCC), Lekki Free Trade Zone, Mr Julius Ajayi, Mr Mathew Olaegbe, Esv. Patrick Ogungbola , Ms Eniola Badmus, and Bishop Isaac Idahosa.
Others are: Barrister Ezeobi Chinedu, Dr Bunmi Oyinsan, Sule Yesifu Zibiri, Nike Davies-Okundaye, Olusegun John Mayowa, Richard Nyong, Hon. Ajayi Alaba Saibu, Hon Kabiru Mohamad, Braithwaite Usifo Jumade and Princess K Oghene.