*By Kazeem Awojoodu, Ibadan.
Sheik Akeugbagold has been confirmed as the guest lecturer for 4th Shina Peller’s Sponsored NUJ Lecture.
9Janewshub.com.ng reports that a renown Islamic Scholar in Southwest zone of Nigeria, Sheikh Taofeek Akeugberu Akeugbagold will on Monday, April 18 deliver 4th Shina Peller’s annual Ramadan lecture of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Oyo State Council.
The annual NUJ Ramadan lecture being sponsored by a member representing Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajowa at the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Shina Abiola Peller will takes place at the Dapo Aderogba Hall NUJ Press Centre Iyaganku GRA Ibadan, by 4pm.
A statement made available to reporters by the Secretary of NUJ, Comrade Sola Oladapo said this year’s lecture was anchored on ‘2023 Election and Youth Participation for National Development: The Islamic Perspective” begins by 4pm prompt.
Oladapo hinted that the sponsor of the programme, Hon. Shina Peller will be in attendance alongside other members of the National Assembly, family, friends and political associates.
The release quoted the NUJ Chairman, Alhaji Ademola Babalola as commending the lawmaker for leaving up to his promise of always sponsoring the Union’s Ramadan lecture for the fourth year running, annually.
Oladapo said Babalola also eulogised the Guest Lecturer and supporter of Journalists, Alhaji Akeugbagold for acceding to deliver the lecture despite the short notice.
The release admonished Journalists from across the NUJ media Chapels to arrive the venue and break fast together with the lawmaker alongside other notable Nigerians and the Islamic cleric on Monday.