Politics Yakubu Gowon Chairs National Discourse, Reinventing our Nationhood, In Abuja Today



Former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (rtd) will chair a flagship programme, SoapboxNG organised by Initiative for Dialogue and Development today in Abuja.

SoapboxNG is a people’s engagement platform for inclusive dialogue and national cohesion.


The event, themed “Reinventing our Nationhood”, will hold at Ladi Kwali Hall, Sheraton Hotel and Towers, by 10am, according to a statement by Dr Ike Neliaku and Mallam Abubakar Jijiwa, Chairman and Vice Chairman respectively.

The statement listed Professor Ango Abdulahi, Nze Fedelis Ozichukwu Chukwu, Professor Jerry Gana, Madam Ankio Briggs, Buba Galadima and Professor Adabayo Williams as the lead speakers in a debate, engagement and dialogue.