The Nigeria Social Media summit organized by the Nigerian Corporate Social media Practitioners Forum is scheduled to hold on November 18 at the University of Ibadan
The theme of the summit is “Role of Social Media in Nigerian Economic Advancement and Societal Growth”
According to the organiser, Mr Olanrewaju Oyedeji noted that social media has contributed a lot to helping the world to achieve sustainable developmental goals.
“It should be noted that truly we have these SDG goals out there but we need to achieve them also through social media. Many persons don’t know that we can create massive employment through social media.
“We can ensure more peace in the world and we can ensure more respect for human rights. That is what the forum aims to achieve through the body gradually.
“The forum will create avenues to work with organizations, parastatals and government ministries to syndicate press releases through social media and encourage the professional use of the social media,” he said.
Dignitaries expected to attend the event include Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State, Ovation Publisher, Dele Momodu and Minister of Communication Mr Shittu Adebayo
The organizers of the summit have also said that participation is through registration and all interested