Department of Mass Communication University of Ilorin, is set to hold her annual Doyin Mahmoud lecture and her magazine launch, with a lecture set to be presented by the publisher of Nigeria’s foremost investigative reporting platform, Mr. Dapo Olorunyomi.
The event will also feature the presence of two former Vice Chancellors of University of Ilorin, Professor Is-haq Oloyede and Professor S.O. Amali, who are set to be awarded by the Department.
The event which is to hold at the University Auditorium, and will have the Chief Executive Officer and Publisher of Premium Times Newspaper, Dapo Olorunyomi as the guest lecturer speaking on the theme: Digital Marketing and the Future of Traditional Media
The former Vice Chancellors are to be awarded due to their immense contribution towards the conception, birth and nurturing of the Department of Mass Communication. The event would also include the launching of the annual Lens Magazine by the students of the department.
Other dignitaries to grace the event include the Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Professor Abdulkareem Age, The Dean of Faculty of Communication and Information sciences, Dr. R.G. Jimoh and dignitaries from other tertiary institutions.