Former President of the Senate, Senator Aynim Pius Anyim is to deliver the 2020 HURIWA lecture holding on Saturday, November 7 it was announced on Wednesday.
The theme of the lecture is “the leadership challenges of the 21st Century Nigeria.”
In a media statement by the National Coordinator Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, the Rights group disclosed that the guest lecturer is expected to explore all possible angles on how best to recruit the most competent, visionary and strategic patriotic leaders for Nigeria to take Nigeria to the next level of technological advancements in the twenty first century and beyond.
“Set up nearly fourteen years ago, the HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA is known to have held regular national annual human rights lectures even as the year 2020 version is targeted at proffering panaceas to the leadership challenges confronting Nigeria.”
“The event will also witness the conferments of national human rights recognitions and AWARDS to few Nigerians who have made tremendous contributions to the advancement of human rights including Mr. Patrick Ugbe, the managing director of Hit fm calabar, Cross Rivers State; Kayode Ajulo (PHD) a lawyer and comrade Danladi Boyis Hassan (FIICA), an outstanding trade union leader.
“These individuals will be named as Icons of HUMAN RIGHTS just as Miss. Obasi Ogechi innocentia will be crowned as the Human Rights Queen of Nigeria 2020/2021.”