It promises to be an exciting session on the popular Boiling Point Arena today as erudite lawyer, Chief Femi Falana joins two other prominent speakers to review the fallouts of the recent presidential election and chart a new future for Nigeria.
Confirmation of Falana’s decision to join the conversation as Guest Speaker and one of the Discussants in the popular online discourse was received by the Initiator and Convener of Boiling Point Arena, Mr Ayo Arowojolu on Saturday.
“I confirm my participation tomorrow,” Falana said in a text message to Arowojolu.
The fifth edition of Boiling Point Arena, a monthly online discourse on politics and governance, will feature two other eminent speakers – a vocal advocate of good governance, Dr Bolaji Akinyemi and notable Legal Practitioner, Yinka Moyosore Kotoye (SAN).
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The trio are to walk the audience through Nigeria’s path from nationhood and the myriads of other issues including the present democratic processes leading to the recent elections, affronts to court rulings, non-compliance with the rule of law and what the future holds for Nigeria.
The programme which will hold online via Google Meet is expected to be transmitted live by an Abeokuta-based radio station, Oodua 99.9FM, for the two hour duration -8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
The interactive interview session which parades large global audience will also witness a keynote address by Oba Saka Matemilola, the Olowu of Owu Kingdom who also doubles as Chairman of the Boiling Point Council of Royals and Elders.
Boiling Point Arena, an interview programme with an incredibly large online followership, is the brainchild of Mr. Ayo Arowojolu, a media professional with 33 years multi-varied work career spanning the media, banking and education sectors.
In a press statement, the Chairman, Organizing Committee for Boiling Point Arena, Pastor Bola Bolawole, a one-time Editor of The Punch Newspaper and Chairman of the newspapers Editorial Board, enjoined members of the public to join the conversation so as to cross-ventilate ideas and proffer solutions to move Nigeria forward.
Bolawole commended the management of Oodua FM, chaired by the CEO, Dr Victor Mark Eniola, for identifying with worthy causes through partnering with the Boiling Point Arena to widen the audience reach through its terrestrial and online channels.
Boiling Point is a news and general interest platform for informed discussions, viewpoints and commentaries on governance and national development issues.
The platform comprises an array of eminent personalities including over 200 professors, technocrats, industry leaders, High Court justices, traditional rulers, security top shots, media professionals and several others.