The 2022 edition of the Waka About annual lecture is expected to hold on Thursday, September 22 at the LCCI Conference Centre, Ikeja with the theme, FinTechTour: Unlocking Opportunities for Nigerian Businesses.

According to a release signed by Nwanma Chinyere Ogidi, publisher of Waka About Africa, said the lecture which will be the first of its kind in the country, will bring together policymakers, media groups, professionals, and stakeholders in the ICT, finance, aviation, tourism and culture sectors would interact under one roof to share experiences and unlock opportunities.

Nwanma said, “The objective of the lecture is to forge a warm relationship among finance, technology, and tourism professionals and stakeholders to make them to realize and appreciate the inter-relatedness of these sectors and their importance in the Nigerian economy.”

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Prof. Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) will be the Keynote Speaker at the lecture, while Dr. Victor Alewo Adoji, Economist, Strategist is the Guest Lecturer. Prof. Samuel OlabanjiAje, Vice-Chancellor, Achievers University will chair the lecture.

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture with be the special guest of honor. Other top dignitaries expected at the occasion include: Hadi Abubakar Sirika, Minister of Aviation; Dr. Isa Ali Pantami, Minister of Communications and Digital Economy.
There will be a panel of discussants at the event including goodwill messages.

Expected guests at the conference will include government officials, politicians, traditional rulers, Captains of Industry, professionals in Nigeria’s banking and finance industry, members of the diplomatic corps, culture and tourism professionals, journalists, and members of the public.

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