The Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences will hold its Annual Public Lecture as scheduled below:
The first phase of the Annual Public Lecture series will feature a presentation titled; Legislative Oversight Functions and Infrastructural Projects Financing in Nigeria: Issues and Way Forward, to be delivered by Prof. Ladi Hamalai, MFR, Director General, National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS), National Assembly, FCT, Abuja.
Date: Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Venue: Afe Babalola Hall, University of Lagos
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Keynote Speaker: Prof. Femi Mimiko,
former Vice-Chancellor, Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba-Akoko (AAUA) and Professor
of Political Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
Guest Speaker: Hon. Desmond Elliot,
Chairman, House Committee on Tourism, Arts & Culture
Special Guest: Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila,
Majority Leader, Federal House of Representatives, Federal Republic of Nigeria,
The second phase of the Annual Public Lecture series will feature a presentation titled; Financing Infrastructural Development and State’s Fiscal Sustainability in Nigeria: Perspectives, Challenges and the Way Forward, to be delivered by Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Executive Governor, Osun State.
Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Venue: J. F. Ade-Ajayi Auditorium, University of Lagos
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Chairman: Emeritus Professor Ademola Oyejide,
Department of Economics, University of Ibadan
Events one and two will be convened by Prof. Risikat Oladoyin S. Dauda, Head, Department of Economics, University of Lagos and Prof. Femi Saibu, Chairman, Planning Committee.
Chief Host: Prof. Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS,
Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos
Host: Prof. Iyiola S. Oni
Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Lagos
Members of the University community and the general public are cordially invited.
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