Popular Actor Richard Mofe Damijo, former Director General of (NBC) Emeka Mba and Chairman of Social Media Week Nigeria Obi Asika will headline the maiden edition of the stakeholders and users forum organized the Audio Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS).
Nigeria’s primal and sole Collective Management Organization (CMO) for cinematography and films they will be joined by other prominent members of the audio-visual community at the event that is scheduled to hold at 10am on March 27 at the Eko Hotel and Suites on
Victoria Island, Lagos.
However, RMD as Richard Damijo is simply called will moderate and serve as compere
at the event, which is aimed at sensitizing prospective licensees of the AVRS and other
stakeholders in the Nigerian creative space on the nature and functions of AVRS.
The forum as the AVRS Chairman Mahmood Ali-Balogun explained, was also conceived to
sensitize the licensees on their roles as partners and the need for them to meet up their
A statement signed the AVRS Chairman indicate that the event will have the former
Director General of the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC) Emeka Mba as
Chairman while the newly appointed Director General of the Nigerian Copyright
John Asein will deliver the keynote at the event that is expected to
attract the who is who in the creative industry particularly, the motion picture sector.