Some veteran journalists of Nigeria from the southwest paid a courtesy visit to the Alake last weekend.
Included Oba Femi Ogunleye, Banji, Lanre Fadipe, Layi Labode, and Bisi Bakare. The three days event would take place both in Abeokuta the venue of the publication and Ibadan, the first press center in Nigeria between November 30th and December 2nd 2019.
They informed the Alake that the Senior journalists of Nigeria would be celebrating the 160th Anniversary of the Publication of the First Newspaper in Nigeria (December 2, 1859) by Rev. Henry Townsend in Abeokuta.