Connect with us
NOT IN USE

People & Lifestyle

Tosin Ajibade Hosts 2022 New Media Conference School Debate

Published

on

DSC 3679

Media practitioner and author, Tosin Ajibade-Oladeinde on Friday, June 24, 2022 successfully hosted the New Media Conference School Debate at Chalcedony School, Abijo G.R.A, Ibeju-Lekki. This year’s edition is themed ‘Does Social Media Enrich Education or take away from Education?’

The event featured award-winning Nigerian dancer and choreographer Kaffy Shafau, award-winning Tiktoker Rodney Umeh, and Communications Manager for Anglophone West Africa at Meta, Sola Obagbemi.

DSC 3797

The students between year nine and eleven in their arguments emphasized on the importance of social media and how the excessive use of it can be curbed. Some of the points argued during the debate include; cyber bullying, adult content, fake news dissemination, plagiarism, social media control mechanism among others.

Speaking at the event, Kaffy advised the students to always make sure they take advantage of the social media platforms in a positive way. She added that “social media is a tool and you’re the driver, adding that the good the bad will always exist but who is behind the keyboard is what matters.”

Read Also: JJC Skillz announces separation from wife, Funke Akindele

Sola Obagbemi admonished the children to be good ambassadors irrespective of the social media they use. She said children should learn to make use of social to benefit them in the area education, and self improvement.

The organizer of the event, Oluwatosin Ajibade-Oladeinde in her remarks thanked the host school, the panelists and the students for making it a success. She further assures that she would continue to do her best to sensitize and educate children about the use of new media.

Prizes were awarded to groups of  student who came first and second while each student at the venue got a copy of the book ‘Olori Supergal from Social Misfit to Social Media Hero’ written by Tosin Ajibade and Alajota by Kafayat ‘Kaffy’Shafau.

NMC is an annual networking event that focuses on digital marketers, vloggers, podcasters, influencers, content creators, bloggers, tech enthusiasts, and more in the field of media and communications.

The school debate was powered by OSG MEDIA.

Facebook – New Media Conference

Tiktok – @newmediaconference

Twitter – @nmcafrica

Instagram – @newmediaconference

Youtube – New Media Conference

Website – www.newmediaconference.ng

Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

People & Lifestyle

The best sports betting site in Africa

Published

on

Messi v Ronaldo scaled

Every year, more and more bookmakers begin to open their branches in African countries. This region is considered to be profitable for the gambling business in live casino. There are many developing countries with great economic potential on this continent. These countries include South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Tanzania, Nigeria, Ghana. Here, the growth of mobile Internet connection is rapidly gaining popularity. More than ¾ of the population is connected to a SIM, and 2/3 even have access to a high-speed connection. (more…)

Continue Reading

People & Lifestyle

Nigerian Navy hands over rescued Ghanaians to Consulate

Published

on

FotoJet 31

Two Ghanaian fishermen rescued from drowning at sea on August 3 by operatives of the Nigerian Navy (NN) have been handed over to the Ghana High Commission in Lagos. (more…)

Continue Reading

People & Lifestyle

Your perfect partner for financial independence on retirement

Published

on

ARTICLE

Everybody wants to live a soft life. Comfort is a part of human nature, and in most cases, having financial independence helps with comfort. (more…)

Continue Reading

People & Lifestyle

YAWC Network Ghana Chapter, ExLA Group Health Progroamme Carry Out Outreach Programme At Nsawam Female Prisons

Published

on

YAWC Network Ghana Chapter

The Ghana Chapter of the Young African Women Congress (YAWC) Network and the ExLA Group Health Programme (EGHP) have carried out an outreach programme at the female division of the Nsawam Minimum Security Prisons on Thursday 4th August, 2022. (more…)

Continue Reading

People & Lifestyle

I lost my baby after the reunion of the Real House Wife of Lagos – Toyin Lawani

Published

on

MicrosoftTeams image 7

Toyin Lawani, Nigerian Entrepreneur sits with Chude Jideonwo, host of #WithChude and founder of Joy, Inc. to share about the loss of her pregnancy, her family and her previous relationship. (more…)

Continue Reading

People & Lifestyle

We Bought and Reviewed 4 Strains From United Cannabis Seeds

Published

on

cannabis seeds

Here, we’ll be documenting our experience with buying and trying out different cannabis strains from UnitedCannabisSeeds.com. (more…)

Continue Reading

Trending