From Cyriacus Nnaji, Lagos
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has been appointed Chairman of the Diamond/Innovation/Change Sub-Committee of the Nigeria @60 Inter-ministerial Committee.
A statement from the office of the committees has also requested for the active involvement of Nigerians in creating a Brand and other event elements.
This is meant to add colour to the 60th anniversary celebration of Nigeria on the 1st of October, 2020.
According to the press statement, the Sub-committee has come up with a challenge in which it is looking for talented, critical thinking and creative individuals or teams to produce the slogan, photograph, and a poem for Nigerians to mark the country’s 60th Anniversary, from 1st October 2020 to 30th December 2021.
A statement advised the public to vote for the best brand and participate in the challenge, and to do that they have to visit the challenge portal: https://nigeriaAt60.gov.ng
It also stated that the best brand and concept will be presented to His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR and will be used in celebrating Nigeria’s 60th Anniversary.
The winners will also receive prizes, in addition to being part of this epoch-making event.
The statement said that as the country eagerly awaits the unveiling of the winning brand and other elements of the celebration, the committee looks forward to the active participation of all Nigerians.