…Onyekuru, Onyemaechi to chair occasion
…Uzodimma, Njoku, Abaribe, Mrs Ugwuanyi, Okorocha, Ihedioha, Onyewuchi,
Samdaddy, Isiguzo, Nwawuba, Elezieanya, Obi, OZB, Emeziem, Akobundu,
Ikwuegbu, Chyna-Iwuanyanwu, others to grace event
Arrangements have reached advanced stage as per the 13th anniversary ceremony of NIGERIAN NEWSGUIDE, a very visible and reliable hard copy and online newspaper headquartered in Owerri, Imo State capital.The 13th anniversary according to the organisers of the unique event would hold at Links hotel, beside Imo State House of Assembly, Owerri at 11am.
Publisher/Editor-in-Chief of the cerebral newspaper Chidi Emeagi and Secretary of the planning committee, Stanley Okehie in a statement in Owerri weekend said the ceremony would be chaired by a renowned Educationist, Founder/President of Meryvn International Academy Abuja Dr Gabriel Chuma Onyekuru, and to be co-chaired by the Majority Leader, Imo State House of Assembly Hon. Kanayo Onyemaechi.
According to the statement, Imo State governor, Sen. Hope Uzodimma is expected as the Distinguished Guest of Honour, while his Deputy Prof. Placid Njoku, two Ex- Imo governors, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha and Sen. Rochas Okorocha would attend as Special Guests of Honours.
Other Special Guests of Honours at the occasion include the Minority Leader of the Nigerian Senate, Enyinnaya Abaribe, wife of Enugu State governor, Mrs Monica Ugwuanyi, Senators Ezenwa Onyewuchi and Samuel Anyanwu (Samdaddy).
The rest are the National President of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Comrade Chris Isiguzo, four members of the House of Representatives; Honourables Henry Nwawuba, Pascal Obi, Ikenna Elezieanya and Ugonna Ozurigbo alongside the CEO of NEPAD/APRM Princess Gloria Akobundu.
Those expected as Guests of Honours at the historic event are Speaker Imo State House of Assembly, Hon Paul Emeziem, his Deputy Amara Chyna Iwuanyanwu, Chief Medical Director, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH) Enugu, Dr Obinna Onodugo, Provost Federal College of Education Eha-Amaufu, Dr Mrs Pauline Ikwuegbu and Provost Federal College of Land Resources Technology (FECOLART) Owerri Dr. Oluyemi Akande.
The statement further indicated that the Anglican Bishop of Ikeduru Diocese Most Rev. Dr Emmanuel Maduwike and Bishop Athan Azubuike of HOGIC are Spiritual Fathers of the Day.
The Paramount Ruler of Atta Kingdom, His Majesty Eze Geoffrey Anika the statement noted is the Royal Father of the day.
The one day event would feature public lecture to be delivered by a global Medical Luminary, Researcher, Founder/Chief Medical Director, Doctors Save A Life Mission Hospital, Dr Richard Okoye, award presentation to select distinguished Nigerians and Fund-raising.
It therefore invited all to attend to encourage the media house, and to benefit from the lecture that will center on our health and collective well-being.