4th October, 2010
The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, is expected to speak on Saturday, 9Â October at the public presentation of the Journal of Contemporary African Studies (JCAS).
Also expected to speak at the event is the former chairman of the Economic and FinancialÂ Crimes Commission, Malam Nuhu Ribadu.
The presentation to be hosted by Heinrich Boll Foundation, Nigeria and titled Nigeria AtÂ 50: The Nation In Narration,â€™ will include public discussion relating to the countryâ€™s 50Â years of nationhood and the federal system.
Expected at the event are Prof. Egbosa Osaghae, the Vice Chancellor of IgbinedionÂ University, Okada, Benin and Mrs. Ayo Obe, the former President of the Civil LibertiesÂ Organisation (CLO).
Also expected are Prof. Akin Oyebode, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Prof. Pat Utomi andÂ Prof.Â Richard Joseph.