Not less than five governors, media gurus and prominent Bollywood actors and Nigerians are expected at the 13th edition of Nigeria Media Nite-Out Award (NMNA).
Those expected, according to Murphy Ajibade Alabi, the Media and Publicity Manager of the glamorous media event include the Governor of Zamfara, Matawalle, Governor Babajide Sanwoolu(Lagos), Aminu Tambuwa(Sokoto), Udom Emmanuel (Akwa Ibom), Bala Mohammed (Bauchi), and the first lady of Ondo state, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu.
Murphy also informed that the media will be well represented at the award by the duo of Vanguard publisher, Sam Amuka, and Chairman, Board of Telegraph Newspaper, Mrs. . Funke Egbemode.
Others expected are vice chairman and governing body of NMNA, Omooba Segun Adewale, chairman of Lagos State chapter, Nigeria Union of Journalist, Dr Qassim Akinreti.
The theme of this year award is “Nigerian Economy and Political Development: Finding the Missing Piece” and lecture will be delivered by the former presidential aspirant, John Onche Shaibu, who is the Keynote Speaker.
Meanwhile, the chairman of Lagos state chapter of Nigeria Union of Journalist, Dr. Qasim Olalere Akinreti, has endorsed NMNA.