Event Schedules

#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenus
1Arrival and Registration of Particippants03:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
2National Anthem03:55 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
3High Level Opening Ceremony04:00 PM - 07:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
4Welcome Address by the Executive Secretary, National Human Rights CommissionTony Ojukwu Esq 04:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
5Keynote Address by His Excellency, President, Federal Republic of NigeriaPresident Muhammadu Buhari 04:00 PM Sheraton Hotels Abuja
6Remarks by the President of the SenateAhmad Lawal, PhD 04:00 PM Sheraton Hotels Abuja
7Remarks by the Speaker, House of RepresentativesHon. Femi Gbajabiamila 04:00 PM Sheraton Hotels Abuja
8Remarks by the Chief Justice of NigeriaHon. Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed 04:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
9Remarks by the Hon. Attorney-General of the FederationAbubakar Malami, SAN 04:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
10Remarks by the Hon Minister of Finance Budget and PlanningMrs. Zainab Ahmad 04:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
11Remarks by the Hon Minister of Women AffairsMrs. Pauline Tallen 04:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
12Remarks by the Hon Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social DevelopmentHajiya Sadiya Umar-Farouk 04:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
13Remarks by the Resident Coordinator, United Nations Development ProgrammeMr. Edward Kallon 04:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
14Remarks by the Country Director, MacArthur FoundationMr Kole Shettima 04:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
15Vote of thanks by the Director, Human Rights Education and Promotion, NHRCNasiru Ladan, Mni 07:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
16Human Rights Award Ceremony and Dinner07:00 PM - 09:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenus
11st Plenary Session Lead Presentation09:00 AM - 09:45 AMSheraton Hotels Abuja
21st Panel Discussion09:45 AM - 10:25 AMSheraton Hotels Abuja
3Question and Answers, Comments and Contributions10:25 AM - 11:00 AMSheraton Hotels Abuja
4TEA BREAK11:00 AM - 11:15 AMSheraton Hotels Abuja
52nd Plenary Session Lead Presentation11:15 AM - 12:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
62nd Panel Discussion12:00 PM - 12:40 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
7Questions and Answers, Comments and Contributions12:40 PM - 01:15 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
8LUNCH BREAK01:15 PM - 02:15 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
93rd Plenary Session Lead Presentation02:15 PM - 03:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
103rd Panel Discussion03:00 PM - 03:40 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
11Questions and Answers, Comments and Contributions03:40 PM - 04:15 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
124th Plenary Session04:15 PM - 05:15 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
13Questions and Answers, Comments and Contributions05:15 PM - 05:30 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
14Tea Break and Closing05:30 PM - 06:00 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenus
1Syndicate Sessions Group Work09:00 AM - 09:45 AMSheraton Hotels Abuja
2Group Presentation09:45 AM - 10:45 AMSheraton Hotels Abuja
3General Discussion on Group Presentations10:25 AM - 11:00 AMSheraton Hotels Abuja
4TEA BREAK11:00 AM - 11:15 AMSheraton Hotels Abuja
5Human Rights Day Speeches11:15 AM - 12:15 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
6Adoption of the 2020 Agenda for Human Rights in Nigeria12:15 PM - 02:15 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
7Human Rights Day Launch02:15 PM - 03:15 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
8Vote of Thanks03:15 PM - 03:30 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja
9Departure03:30 PM - 04:30 PMSheraton Hotels Abuja