Urhobo In Lagos Meet, Brainstorm On National Issues
PROMINENT Urhobo sons and daughters in Lagos will gather on Monday, October 2, to discuss the socioeconomic and political developments in the country.
The event holds at the Admiralty Conference Centre, Wilmot Point, Naval Dockyard Limited, Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos and starts at 12 noon.
Specifically, they will discuss issues relating to the development, growth, progress and survival of the Urhobo Nation on the short and long terms under the theme: Urhobounity, Progress and the way Forward.
The gathering, put together by the Urhobo Social Club, Lagos, will be presided over by the President General of the Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga.
Public Relations Officer of the club, Prince Emmanuel Ogbon, said in a statement that the gathering will enable members of the club, Urhobo sons and daughters in Lagos to get more acquainted with one another and chart a road map for the unity and the progress of the Urhobo Nation.
Special Adviser on Planning, Budget Office of the Federation, Ben Akabueze ( left); Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma; Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; Lord Bishop Paulinus Eze Okafor; Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano and Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah during the funeral service of late Mrs. Ezinma Akabueze in Anambra State... yesterday PHOTO: NOVO ISIORO