Not a few share the opinion that Nigeria is at the crossroads. This feeling informs the sustained efforts geared at conversations on how to fix the ailing ‘giant of Africa.’ Ripples Nigeria Dialogue is a special forum designed to broaden conversation on the troubled Nigerian project.
The event is designed as an annual offering by Ripples Centre for Data and Investigative Journalism (RCDIJ), a non-profit organization and partners to Ripples Nigeria, an award-winning digital multi-media news platform.
Ripples Nigeria Dialogue is for all stakeholders in the Nigerian project, especially civil society organizations, the military, political scholars, politicians, members of the academia and corporate Nigeria who may want a prosperous and stable country.
Professor Wole Soyinka will be the Keynote Speaker at the maiden edition billed for Thursday, March 15, 2018 at The Wheatbaker, Ikoyi, Lagos. The theme is, ‘Rebuilding trust in a divided Nigeria’.
– Welcome to Ripples Nigeria Dialogue 2018 PROGRAM OVERVIEW:
– Nigeria National Anthem
– RCDIJ leadership will set the stage for this important meeting.
Introduction of Guest:
Mr. Sam Ibemere, Executive Director, Ripples Centre For Data and Investigative Journalism
Keynote: Prof. Wole Soyinka
Theme: ‘Rebuilding trust in a divided Nigeria’
Panel Discussions: True interactive discussion of a topic by a panel of experts, guided by a moderator
Audience gets to ask questions
Closing Remarks & Refreshments