The popular Yoruba hip-hop rapper- Remilekun Abdulkalid Safaru (Reminisce) AKA the Alaga Ibile of Yoruba rap may also have skills in public speaking as he has been nominated to lead a session in the internationally acclaimed TEDx event to be held in Ibadan (Bodija) on Saturday, 18th October 2014. Reminisce will be joining other speakers from UK, South Africa and across the country, including Ohimai Amaize(@MrFixNigeria); the special adviser (media and strategy) to the Minister of State for Defence- Musiliu Obanikoro to inspire the audience with the signature TEDx-like 15mins ideas-driven speech.
Reminisce who has released two music albums and have collaborated with top artists as Wizkid, Davido, Naeto C and Olamide will be speaking on the theme “Ideas Hidden From Sight”, in a highly anticipated session; as participants will also have a feel of his public speaking skills.
TEDx events are nonprofit conferences devoted to integrating people, ideas and focused on developing, empowering as well as triggering actions within enterprises and communities. It is created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “Ideas worth spreading,” and is designed to give communities, organizations and individuals the opportunity to stimulate dialogue through TED-like experiences at the local level. The event will take place at the NuStreams Conference & Culture Center- Alalubosa, GRA- Ibadan by 9am.
This year’s TEDxBodija event is organized in collaboration with DagDivad Africa; one of Nigeria’s fast growing shoe brands and other partners to provide great networking opportunities for participants. Attendance at this event is FREE but subject to registration. Click here to register or contact event organizer via firstname.lastname@example.org or +2348036292636.
For more information, visit the global TEDx website; www.ted.com/tedx/events/tedxbodija