Information and Culture Minister Alhaji Lai Mohammed has accepted to be the chairman of the 10th edition of The Poster Awards organised by the Outdoor Advertising Association of Nigeria (OAAN).
According to a statement in Lagos by the chairman of the organising committee of the awards ceremony Mr Ladi Sole this year’s event with the theme 'Strengthening Our Partnership' will be in two sessions: Business session in the afternoon and an Awards/Dinner in the evening.
Mr Biodun Shobanjo, Chairman Troyka Holdings will be speaking on ‘Indices of a vibrant economy- outdoor advertising as a catalyst for growth’ during the business session. The poster award which will hold on June 30 at the Eko Hotels and suites Lagos will feature 12 awards categories: Dairy, Food and Beverages, Alcoholic drinks, Non Alcoholic drinks, Telecoms etc. with Grand Poster Award going to the best creative work. Conoil PLC won the Grand poster award last year with its Quartro oil advert. The advert also won in the oil and gas sector.