Ace Nigerian Comedian and Talk Show Host, Olateju Oyelakin, majorly known as ‘TejuBabyface’ with Public Advocate and Founder, X3M Ideas, Steve Babaeko and Radio host of Navigate with IDY, Idy Enang will be speaking at this year’s edition of TedxIkeja.
TEDxIkeja is a TED New York licensed conference that is organized to tell stimulating stories and showcase unusual ideas to inspire people to change their lives, communities, and their world.
Organizers of the event have themed this year’s edition of TedxIkeja as “Tongues and Crescent” and will be held on June 8, 2019.
Other speakers that will be speaking at the event are Marketing and Communications Manager, StanbicIBTC, Usman Imanah; Chief Reading Coach and co-founder Readland Leadership Center for Children, Temiloluwa Adeshina; Spoken-Word Artist, Benny Finisher, Director, Brian Reuben Advisory, Dr Brian Reuben; Sculptor, Ernest Nwocha and Head, Sustainability, Access Bank Plc, Omobolanle Victor-Laniyan
Curator of the event, Ademola Adeshola said the event will bring new dynamics and concepts that will drive engaging conversation for local, national and global change.
“We hope to unravel the mystery of how to make the opposite or contrary forces become complementary, interconnected, and interdependent to give rise to a meaningful and significant force for good. Hence the theme Tongues and Crescent”
Adeshola added that the event will be felt beyond the local community as every TEDx talk is broadcast to an international audience of like-minds.
Speakers that have honoured the event in the past are MD/CEO, Ebonylife TV, Mo Abudu; Ace Comedian, Kenny Black; President Women Arise Nigeria, Joe Odumakin; and GMD/CEO of Verdant Zeal Marketing Communications, Tunji Olugbodi,
Others are MD/CEO, Precise Financial Systems, Dr. Yele Okeremi, Executive Director, SystemSpecs, Deremi Atanda, Bolaji Okusaga, Deolu Akinyemi and many more.