Pioneers of the popular Tedx talks, TedX to hold ABnormal event in Ibadan, Nigeria.

…..everybody wants to make a difference, but nobody is willing to be different.

However, Tedx ( #TEDxUI) has taken it upon itself to make a difference; by holding abnormal event.

Tedx to hold abnormal event
Tedx talks: Tedx to hold abnormal event

This difference is set to take off from Nigeria’s fountain of knowledge, the prestigious University of Ibadan.

With the theme- ‘#DareToBeAbnormal’, the Technology, Entertainment and Design event will hold at the University’s Faculty of the Social Sciences on the 8th of July, 2017.

With several conferences and videos across the world, the Tedx talks will be happening in Ibadan, Nigeria.

With over 100 abnormal registered attendees, the event will feature 12 speakers. Amongst them are;

Kayode Babarinde, Lead Partner, KAYBABS Consult, a technology driven firm with focus on Blockchain.

Chiamaka Okoro, Lawyer, Dispute Resolution Specialist, Fearless Living Coach

The Seun Fakorede, Founder, Home Advantage Africa

Adepeju Jaiyeoba is the founder Mother’s Delivery Kit

Igwe Stanley, Founder,

Fmr. General manager, PGPA, Chevron.

Chiamaka Obuekwe- CEO and Co-founder of the Innovative Social Prefect Tours

Dr. Ola Orekunrin- Founder, Flying Doctors Nigeria.

In a related development, Nigerian Twitter was set agog between the hours of 9pm and 12midnight on Saturday, 1st July, 2017 as individuals from around the globe tweeted using the #TedxUI, #DareToBeAbnormal hashtags.

From data collected, tweets came mainly from Oyo and Lagos states.

People also tweeted from Canada and India, with Retweets from the United States and some European countries.


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