Welcome Address by Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Fmr. Minister of Information and Culture, at The Unveiling Ceremony of The National Democracy Day Exhibition on 7th June, 2019

Former Minister of Information & Culture, Alh. Lai Mohammed giving the Welcome address for the Unveiling of the National Democracy Day

It is my pleasure, on behalf of the Federal Government of Nigeria welcome you all to this historic occasion in commemoration of National Democracy Day 2019.

2. This exhibition in Arts, pictures and immersive digital environment provides yet another opportunity to showcase to the world, strides in our political history and democratic experience as a nation. This exhibition is aimed at strengthening and deepening understanding of our democracy as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of “Unbroken Democracy” of civilian administration.

3. It is designed to provide insight into our political history with the aim of educating especially our youths and reawaken their consciousness about our political history.

4. It is my fervent hope that this exhibition would give us an opportunity to appreciate the role of our nationalists, activists, the founding fathers as well as the successive administrations in actualizing democratic system of governance in Nigeria.

5. I therefore welcome you all to this unveiling ceremony that I hope will open up a whole new level of experience for the viewing pleasure of all.

6. Thank you and God Bless.