Nigerian Première of "In The Name Of Your Daughter" Attracts Hundreds of School Girls

The Nigerian première of Giselle Portenier's award-winning film, "In The Name Of Your Daughter" attracted hundreds of secondary school girls and others on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at the Silverbird Cinemas in the Silverbird Galleria on Victoria Island, Lagos.

The amiable Deputy High Commissioner of Canada to Nigeria, His Excellency, Mr. Ryan A. Ward gave the goodwill message. Over 260 secondary school girls and boys came with their teachers with the approval of the Ministry of Education of Lagos state.
The Welcome Address was by Mrs. Nneka Osili, CEO of Kids and Brands Limited; the special guests included Mrs. Amita Joshi of Sona Group who brought more than the required gifts of products for over 328 people; Mr. Lanre Oladele of The Presidency, Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, son of the famous Francis Oladele, one of the founding fathers of Nigerian cinema known for his film adaptations of the classic novels of the great Nigerian novelist, Chinua Achebe and the plays of Prof. Wole Soyinka; Mr. Jahman Anikulapo, Cofounder/Director of the annual IREPRESENT International Documentary Film Festival and Mr. Victor Okhai, the Presidential Candidate of the Providence Peoples Congress (PPC) in the 2019 presidential election, an accomplished film-maker and a veteran broadcast journalist,. and film studies. Director of the International Film and Broadcast Academy in Lagos, Founder and Festival Director of the annual InShort International Film Festival; ; Mr. Ali Andrew MADUGU, the Deputy Director of Child Development at the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs; Chioma Anokwuru Manager, Nollywood Studies Centre and her colleague, Mrs. Tope Falade at School of Media and Communication, Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos; Mr. Clarke EkenediriChukwu Eke, CEO, Blue Sail Real Estate Company; representatives of UNFPA, Action Health Incorporated (AHI); Ministry of Education of Lagos State, NGOs and news coverage by Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Silverbird TV, radio stations and newspapers.

There were several demands for "In The Name Of Your Daughter" by NGOs and most likely to have an Abuja première next.

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