We have an amazing lineup that will keep you totally engaged and the better for it.
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10:00 -11:00am PANEL DISCUSSION 1: ‘Objective reporting and its impact on security.’
Host : Abdul Kareem Baba Aminu Panelists: Fisayo Soyombo, Abdulaziz Abdulaziz and Kouna Mayer Conversation: Finding ways to explore safe journalistic practises and analyzing it’s impact on national security.
11.00-12:10 am BOOKLOGUE ‘Prince of Monkeys’ & ‘Naja’
Host: Kinna Likimani Author: Safiya Ismaila Yero Author: Nnamdi Ehirim Conversation: The session will explore their creative process and the writing style and inspiration.
13:00-14:00 am PANEL DISCUSSION 2: ‘Soyayya Ruwan Zuma.’
Host: Ibrahim Malumfashi
Panelists: Maimuna Idris Sani Beli, Rahma Majid and Ado Ahmad Gidan Dabino
Conversation: With strong child marriage and trafficking themes, the indegenious language novel, Soyayya is doing much more in these times.
14:10-15:10 am PANEL DISCUSSION: ‘Debating Feminism.’
Host: Fatima Zahra Umar
Panelists: Abubakar Evuti, Hassana Mains and Abdulkareem Baba Aminu
Unpacking the patriachy-based, sexual constructs and discussing the misgivings men have on the controversial topic.
15:20-16:20 am PANEL DISCUSSION: ‘Eliminating Poverty in Nigeria.’
Host: Aisha Salaudeen
Panelists: Abubakar Suleiman, Amal Hassan and Muhammad Sani Abdullah
Starting the conversation on looking outwards and opening the doors of Northern Nigeria to outside investors.
16:30-17:30 am KEYNOTE: ‘The Possibilities of Pan Africanism.’
Host: Olaokun Soyinka Speaker: Samia Nkrumah Conversation: Engaging on the possibility of Pan Africanism in West Africa.