By Ayobami Agboola, Osogbo
A sociocultural group, Yoruba Progressive Forum (YPF) will on Thursday, May 6th, 2021 hold its 1st Annual Ramadan Lecture at Ede South Local Government, Oke-Iresi, Ede, Osun State.
This is made known in a statement signed by the National Coordinator of the group, Alhaji Lateef Olalekan, and made available to newsmen in Osogbo, on Sunday.
According to the statement, the maiden edition of the annual ramadan lecture tagged “Ilerioluwa Ramadan Lecture ” is organized in honour of the state Governor, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola.
It further stated that the Governor Gboyega Oyetola would be the chief host while his wife, Alhaja Kafayat would be the mother of the day.
The guest lecturer, Sheikh Al Imam AbdulRasak Aduagba, Hambaly Al-Adabiy Al Ilory (Founder Raman Nationwide) will be treating a topic; “Unity of Nigeria&Good Governance”.
While Alhaji Ibraheem Tijani Adekilekun, Chief Imam of Ansarudeen Muslim Society, Ede Branch shall be doing justice to the topic; “Nation Security and Islamic Perspectives “.
The lecture would be chaired by Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, former Governor of Lagos state and National Leader of APC while Alhaji Khamis Olatunde Badmus, Asiwaju Muslim of Yoruba land would be the Father of the day.
“Special Guests of honour are; Chief Abdul Kareem Bisi Akande, former Governor of Osun, His Excellency, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Ondo State Governor, Dr John Kayode Fayemi, Governor of Ekiti State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Governor of Lagos state and Engr Seyi Makinde, Oyo State Governor
“Royal Father of the Day, HIM Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja 11, Ooni of Ife. Royal host: Oba Munirudeen Adesola Lawal, Laminisa 1, the Timi of Edeland.
The group said that the programme will start by 10:00am in the morning just as it stated that the COVID-19 protocols would be strictly observed during the programme.
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