The Nigerian Prize for Leadership (NPL), under the leadership of the very distinguished Prof. Anya O. Anya, OFR, NNOM, FNAS, Dr. Christopher Kolade, CON and Prof. Jerry Gana, CON, is set to inaugurate a national leadership dialogue series, on Friday May 29, 2020.
- The dialogue, which will run on zoom virtual platform, is in Series for the next 7 months and is designed to provide Nigerians across different segments of society a platform to discuss and benchmark leadership as a critical factor in nation building and development. The platform is part of efforts to groom the much needed credible and successor generation in the commanding heights of Nigerian critical sectors.
- The Series is in partnership with over 19 credible organisations, including Committee of Vice Chancellors of Nigerian Universities, Nigerian Guild of Editors, Nigeria Academy of Science, Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, Nigerian Economic Summit Group, Historical Society of Nigeria, Nigeria Academic of Letters, Centre for Values in Leadership, Burdened Elders of Nigeria, Civil Liberties Orgnasiation, LEAP AFRICA, National Youth Council of Nigeria, National Association of Nigerian Students, Plummet Publishing, Trade Union Congress.
- The Inaugural Edition, has as its theme, ‘Rethinking Leadership: Vision, Creativity, and Capacity of a Transformer’, and will feature as main panelists, Prof. Anya O Anya, Chairman NPL Governing Board; Engr. Mansur Ahmed, President Manufacturers Association of Nigeria; Mallam Mukhtar Sirajo, President & Chairman of Councils Nigeria Institute of Public Relation; Prof Yakubu Ochefu, Secretary General Committee of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities. Others representing the partnering organizations and general public will be sub panelists and special participants, respectively. Those wishing to attend should register with https://npl.ng/webinar/ or (https://npl.ng/webinar
Dr Ike Neliaku, fnipr, ficmc,