Live interviews and up to the minute reports of the unfolding national strike and mass protests by #OccupyNigeria, to be aired Saturday, Jan. 14 on Sahara TV – the broadcast channel of the celebrated and outspoken SaharaReporters ‘report yourself’ news site.
Scheduled guests include:
+ WOLE SOYINKA, Nobel prizewinner and poet via Skype
+ ADEWALE AYUBA, popular Fuji musician, will be in-studio LIVE discussing the involvement musicians in #OccupyNigeria.
+ DR. JUDE AGWUA, Professor of Humanities and Religion at Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, NY, will discuss his reasons supporting the removal of fuel subsidy in Nigeria.
+ FEMI FALANA, noted human rights activist and lawyer, gives an exclusive update LIVE from Nigeria via Skype on the spread of protests nationwide. He will also discuss the next steps for the Occupy Nigeria Movement.
+ HARRISON NWOZO, organizer of Occupy Nigeria Washington DC, will call into the show via Skype and discuss the recent D.C protest at the World Bank in Washington DC and future demonstrations.
As Nigerians all over the world speak out against the recent removal of subsidy, the endemic corruption and mismanagement of resources, SaharaReporters and SaharaTV will be your leading source of news and analyses in this critical juncture …
When: Saturday, Jan. 14
Time: 8am – 12pm (NYC) 1pm – 5pm (Nigeria)