The format for this edition of The Platform will be a:

  • A Televised Event
  • A Digital Event

Meet some of Speakers

Pastor Poju Oyemade

Convener, The Platform Nigeria

Anne-Marie Slaughter 

CEO, New America. International Lawyer, Foreign Policy Analyst, Political Scientist & Public Commentator

Arunma Oteh, OON 

Former Treasurer & Vice-President of the World Bank

Atedo Peterside 

Founder & Pioneer CEO, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc

Bishop Matthew Kukah 

Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese, Sokoto

Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi 

Professor of Political Science & Former Minister, Nigeria's External Affairs

Dr. Christopher Kolade, CON 

Diplomat & Academic. Chancellor, McPherson University

Babatunde Fashola, SAN 

Minister of Works & Housing, Former Governor, Lagos State

Jared Cohen 

CEO, Jigsaw & Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations

Prof. Koyinsola Ajayi, SAN 

Managing Partner, Olaniwun Ajayi LP (OALP)

Mallam Nuhu Ribadu 

Former Head, Nigeria's Economic & Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)

Osita Chidoka 

Former Minister of Aviation, Adviser, Strategy & External Engagement (PDP)

Sanusi Lamido Sanusi 

14th Emir of Kano State, Former CBN Governor

Pastor (Dr) Tunde Bakare 

General Overseer, Latter Rain Ministries & Convener, Save Nigeria Group (SNG)