The Chief of Staff, Government House, Asaba, Rt. Hon. Festus Ovie Agas, will deliver the year 2022 edition of Maris Annual Public Service Lecture series.
Unveiling the guest speaker, Secretary to Maris Trust Council, Comrade Fidelis Egugbo, disclosed that the selection of the guest speaker for this year’s edition of the annual lecture was a tough one.
He noted that the Chairman of the Trust Council, Chief Kenneth Olise FCA, and members of the Council worked round the clock to choose someone with the charisma, intelligence, and high level of accessibility and accessibility to deliver the lecture.
Egugbo said: “Gentlemen, my colleagues in the Fourth Estate of the Realm, today, we are happy to announce the guest speaker for this year’s edition of Maris Annual Public Service Lecture, the Rt. Hon. Festus Ovie Agas.
“2022 is a political year ahead of the 2023 general elections, so, a lot of factors were considered and Rt. Hon. Agas emerged among the names presented.
“As a man who was the Deputy Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, served as Secretary to the Delta State Government (SSG), became the Chief Strategist before his emergence as the Chief of Staff to Delta State Government, he has vast knowledge about the workings of government, the society and how to deepen Nigeria’s democracy.
“Rt. Hon. Agas who has accepted to deliver the lecture is happily married. This year’s edition of the lecture will hold on Wednesday, April 13 to the glory of God.”