Preparations are in top gear for a successful hosting of the 43rd Annual General Meeting of the Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. The AGM scheduled to hold between the 19th and 21st of May 2016 at the Le Meridien Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort, is themed “Communication as a tool for National Development”
According to the organizers of the AAAN Annual General Meeting, the event in Uyo promises to be fun filled and engaging as a series of activities have been lined up to ensure delegates enjoy the rich hospitality that the state offers even in the peak of deliberations. To kick off the AAAN 2016 AGM in Uyo, SO&U Limited will be hosting delegates to an exclusive welcome dinner.
The dinner, which will hold on Thursday 19th May from 7pm, would have the State’s Deputy Governor Mr. Moses Ekpo as its Special Guest of Honour. According to Mr. Ufot, the welcome dinner offers the delegates an opportunity to relax, network and enjoy the hospitality of the state. Whilst commending the organizing committee members for their professionalism, excellence and dedication, he noted that the SO&U Group would continue to play a prominent role in AAAN activities.
Speaking further, Mr. Udeme Ufot described the theme of this year’s AAAN Annual General Meeting “Communication as a tool for National Development as an appropriate and strategic discourse highlighting the importance of communication for national development”. Noting that no country has ever witnessed rapid development without creating a proper communication framework to ensure effective information dissemination.
SO&U is a member of the AAAN-which is the umbrella body of advertising agencies that coordinates and promotes the standard practice of advertising in Nigeria.