A non-partisan group, Market Place of Idea (MPI) organized to create an interactive opportunity to find solutions to Nigeria's myriads of problems has named one of its members, Prof. Edoba Omoregie as Man of The Year.
This is following a poll that was conducted on the group for five days.
Prof Edoba is a Social commentator, critic, politician and a Professor of Law at the University of Benin, Edo State.
The group was opened by a Nigerian lawyer, Jefferson Uwoghiren, and the Prof remained the first member to clinch the award since inception.
Uwoghiren described Prof. Edoba's contribution as top notch, apolitical and inciteful, which he said
In a statement that declared the commentator a winner on Saturday, Uwoghiren said "While some commentaries here ring with political blasphemy and demonstrate grotesque manifestations of diseased conscience, deficient humanity and obtuse feelings toward the current socio-political and economic moods in the country, Prof Edoba Omoregie has in the past
"His delicious self- approvals of democratic criticisms has negatived the pompous,
Today we celebrate a shining light in legal armour. We celebrate the Market Place Of Ideas.
"Congratulations Prof. Edoba Omoregie The Market Place Of Ideas Man Of The Year."©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.