Call For Entries: Barr. Adebayo Shittu Writing Competition
INTRODUCING BARRISTER ADEBAYO SHITTU WRITING COMPETITION
The Nigerian Technology Market wishes to invite the general Public to apply for the Barrister Adebayo Shittu writing competition.
How To Apply For The Barrister Adebayo Shittu Writing Competition
- Write on any Technology/Information Tech related topic.
- Your entry should aim at solving a particular societal problem.
- Send your entry to [email protected]
Prizes For The Winners of The Writing Competition
1st Prize: A sum of N50,000 and Six months Idea incubation training. Also, an ambassadorial role and other prizes.
Second Prize: A sum of N30,000 and a three months idea incubation. Other prizes are also available.
3rd Prize: A sum of N20,000 and a 3 months idea incubation. Other prizes are also available.
Deadline of The Writing Competition
The deadline for the writing competition is August 15, 2019.
Do you have any question? Kindly contact or Whatsapp the following number 08164847752.
Abridged Profile of Barrister Adebayo Shittu
Honorable Adebayo Shittu gained admission into the University of Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun South West, Nigeria in the year 1974. At the end of 1978, he had obtained his first degree in Law from the same university. He ventured into politics at the age of 26yrs.In 1979, he became a member of old Oyo House of Assembly.
In 1983, Barr Shittu was elected as a member of Oyo state, House Assembly in the second republic. In 1983, the military government took over from the civilian government and he retired into legal practice and writing profession. He became a member of National Political conference in 2005. In 2011, he withdrew his gubernatorial ambition for the incumbent (2016) governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi. Presently (2016), the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari appointed him as the minister of communication in Nigeria.