REPORTS FROM THE 2017 NITP CONFERENCE/ AGM BAYELSA 2017 DAY 4
The Nigerian Institute of Town Planners 48th Annual Conference/General Meeting continues on Thursday 30th with Parallel Session 3.
Paper presentations which are :
Smart City: Exploring Abuja becoming a smart city in the global arena by Chiahemba J Nor, Zainab T Gajiga, Emily M Adaaku.
Chairman Tpl Val Ezenwa fnitp.
Smart Growth: A panacea to urban sprawl in Akure Metropolitan area by Sogbon Odunwole and Osunsanmi Gbolabo.
Chairman Tpl Ezekiel Gunn fnitp
Plenary 2 (Colloquium)
Tpl Ayodele Adediran fnitp moderated this session while Tpl Moses Ogunleye fnitp, Tpl Steve Onu fnitp and Tpl Dr Daniel Alaci were Discussants. Issue discussed was Planning Development at Local Level , many issues were raised on this topic with several case studies.
The communique committee which includes Tpl (Dr ) Kingsley Ogboi, Rapporteur – General
Tpl. (Dr) O.Ezirim, Tpl.(Dr) Davidson Alaci presented the Conference communiqué which was adopted after amendment.
The Closing Dinner
Anchored by Tpl Ashiru Olugbenga Oladimeji started around 8:45pm with an Opening Prayer said by Tpl Alex Ogbodo. To make the dinner colourfull members were entertained by a Stand Up Comedian, Cultural Group and a Dj.