Former Transportation minister, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi; rapper and UN Peace Ambassador, Michael ‘Ruggedman’ Stephens; former presidential candidate, Remi Sonaiya; Navy Commodore Omatseye Nesiama (Rtd.) are some of the personalities at the 5th edition of The Nigeria Symposium for Young and Emerging Leaders today at the Agip Hall, Muson Centre, Lagos.
Themed ‘Turning the Curve, Aligning Government Policy to our Realities’ and hosted by media personalities, Sandra Ezekwesili and Hero Daniels, the Symposium emphasizes youth inclusiveness in all spheres of the political economy, and encourages realistic and effective policies for global competitiveness.
Other personalities who spoke at the event include the SSA to the President on Social Investment, Ismael Ahmed; Deputy National Organizing Secretary, Middle Belt Forum, Ndi Kato; Economist, FBNQuest Merchant Bank, Chinwe Egwim; Ex-DSS Assistant Director, Dennis Amachree; Country Officer and Head of Nigeria office of the Open Society Initiative, Jude Ilo, among others.