Hon. Raila A. Odinga, former Prime Minister of Kenya today delivered the 5th Zik Annual Lecture Series at UNIZIK, Awka, to a standing room only audience. He analyzed Africa’s governance challenges in his lecture titled, “The Crisis of Nation States in Africa.” Amongst the dignitaries in attendance were, Former VP Atiku Abubarka, Mrs Prof. Uche Azikiwe, Senator Ben Obi, Deputy Governor Nkem Okeke, Mr Peter Obi, HRH Gibson Nwosu Ezeuzu Awka, UNIZIK VC Joe Ahaneku, Mr Oseloka H. Obaze, Prof. Emeka Ezeonu, VC Hezekaih University, Prof. Stella Okunna and others.
In his post-event reaction, Selonnes Consult MD, Oseloka Obaze, said “Hon. Odinga’s lecture was eminently good for the UNIZIK students, since he clinically dissected the trajectory of governance crisis confronting African States. Such historical exposure within a one hour window, is most invaluable”. He commended the speaker Hon. Odinga for his celebral address, Senator Ben Obi the convener and UNIZIK authorities for a job well done.
Mr. Obaze is the former Secretary to the State Government of Anambra State, Nigeria from 2012 to 2015 - MD & CEO, Oseloka H. Obaze. Mr. Obaze also served as a former United Nations official, from 1991-2012, and as a former member of the Nigerian Diplomatic Service, from 1982-1991.
Selonnes Consult Ltd. is a Strategic Policy, Good Governance and Management Consulting Firm, founded by Mr. Oseloka H. Obaze who served as Secretary to Anambra State Government from 2012-2015; a United Nations official from 1991-2012 and a Nigerian Foreign Service Officer from 1982-1991.