Independence Day: NOA launches #4ABetterNigeria video contest

September 29, 2020
16 Views

As part of activities to mark this year’s Independence Day, the National Orientation Agency (NOA) has launched a video contest tagged #4ABetterNigeria.

In this contest, interested contestants are expected to do a 1-minute video on #4ABetterNigeria, upload on their social media handle and invite their friends to like and share.

The Director-General NOA, Dr Garba Abari said the contest was designed for citizens to actively and freely participate in progressive national conversations by sharing a minute patriotic video message on social media.

“The top 100, 20 and 3 videos will receive varying prizes and recognition for their patriotism and participation”, Dr Abari said.

He said the year 2020 which is the beginning of a new decade offers Nigeria a new opportunity to live, work, talk and unite for a cohesive and better Nigeria.

ALSO READ: Popular Ibadan-based broadcaster, Bayo Faleke, to release new video

Dr Abari said the contest is expected to “highlight the role of each citizen in having a sense of loyalty to fatherland.

“Awaken the consciousness of Nigerians to their responsibilities to the promotion of peace and national unity, citizens commitment to the human rights to building a free, just and progressive society, mobilise and curate progressive public opinion on government programmes and policies.

He said the NOA understands that most progressive national conversations are attacked based on religion, tribe and political affiliations.

“This sometimes calls to question our tradition of friendship, love for neighbour and sense of unity. This is a major reason why long and well thought out programmes of integration and unification have not yielded fruits”, the NOA DG added.

YOU SHOULD NOT MISS THESE HEADLINES FROM NIGERIAN TRIBUNE

We’ll remain impartial in tackling Boko Haram, banditry ― Buratai

Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Tukur Buratai has stressed that the Nigerian Army will continue to carry out its duties of tackling insurgency, banditry, criminalities and safeguarding the territorial integrity of the country without partiality.

You may be interested

News
1 views

#EndSars organisers suspend protest as Police chief orders crackdown

admin - October 25, 2020

<!-- #EndSars organisers suspend protest as Police chief orders crackdown - ElombahNews HomeEconomy#EndSars organisers suspend protest as Police chief orders…

Nigeria’s day of street violence and looting – videos & eye witness reports
News
1 views
News
1 views

Nigeria’s day of street violence and looting – videos & eye witness reports

admin - October 25, 2020

<!-- Nigeria's day of street violence and looting - videos & eye witness reports - ElombahNews HomeSpecial ReportsNigeria’s day of…

Nigeria confirms 48 new cases of COVID-19, total rises to 61,930
Entertainment
2 views
Entertainment
2 views

Nigeria confirms 48 new cases of COVID-19, total rises to 61,930

admin - October 24, 2020

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 48 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country, bringing the…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.