SPECIAL SUMMIT ON GLOBAL FOREIGN POLICY CHALLENGES IN 2014 and 2015: AGENDA SETTING FOR NIGERIA.
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2014
The Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, (NIIA) organized a special summit on Global Foreign Policy Challenges in 2014 and 2015: Agenda Setting for Nigeria on Monday, February 24th 2014. Professor Bola A. Akinterinwa, the Director General of the Institute delivered the keynote Address. Senator (Gen) I.O.S Nwachukwu (Rtd) GCMG, CFR, COM mni chaired the first session. The second session which took place later in the afternoon was chaired by Professor A. Bolaji Akinyemi, CFR. The summit had in attendance Dr Pius Osunyikanmi, the Director General/CEO Technical Aids Corps, eminent scholars from the academia, Senior officers of the Nigerian Army, Comptroller General of Immigration and other top government functionaries.
LECTURE ON NIGERIA-CHINA RELATIONS AND THE ISSUE OF OIL FOR INFRASTRUCTURE DEALS: LECTURER: PROF. BOLA. A. AKINTERINWA (DG NIIA)
THURSDAY, JANUARY 30, 2014
The Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, (NIIA) organized a public lecture on Nigeria-China Relations and the Issue of Oil for Infrastructure Deals on January 30, 2014 at the Institute’s Louis Mbanefo Rotunda conference chamber. Professor Bola. A. Akinterinwa who is the Director-General of the NIIA was the speaker.
The Lecture which was chaired by Chief Arthur Mbanefo had in attendance eminent personalities like Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi- former Nigerian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Prof. Pat Utomi of the Lagos Business School, former Ambassadors of Nigeria, eminent scholars, representatives of diplomatic missions and of course Members of the Press.
Also in attendance was Professor Ige Bolodeoku- Senior Special Assistant (Energy and Power) who represented the Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko.
NIGERIA-CHINA INVESTMENT FORUM
FRIDAY, 10 TO SATURDAY, 11 JANUARY 2014
The Nigerian Institute of International Affairs in collaboration with ICBS consult organized a special Brainstorming Session on Nigeria-China Business Environment on January 10th-11th, 2014. The Special Brainstorming Session was held at the Institute’s Louis Mbanefo Rotunda at 9.00am while the Investment Forum/Luncheon was held at Oriental Hotel, Lagos.
The two events had in attendance eminent personalities from different walks of life.