Former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (retd.), is billed to chair the public presentation of a book authored by the Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi.
According to a statement by Mr Cornelius Onuoha, Managing Director of RedGecko Limited, organisers of the event, the book titled ‘Unfinished Greatness: Envisioning a New Nigeria’ will be presented in Abuja on February 24.
Onuoha added that the presentation will feature a keynote address by Prof. Adebayo Olukoshi, Professor, Wits School of Governance and immediate Past Director for Africa and West Asia, International IDEA.
The statement added: “Dr. Joe Abah, the Nigeria Country Director, DAI Global, will be the book reviewer, with a stellar intergenerational line-up of panellists, including Waziri Adio, Editorial Board Member, ThisDay Newspapers; Yemi Adamolekun, Executive Director, Enough-is-Enough Nigeria; Ndi Kato, Executive Director, Dinidari Africa; and Hamzat Bala Lawal, Founder and Executive Director, Connected Development.
“The foreword was written by a former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd.), and in it he said ‘The title Unfinished Greatness inspires hope in us that our march into the future is a purposeful journey of destiny.’”