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Tope Alabi, Mike Abdul, Toyin Fatunsin, Joke Akande to speak @ Oratorio Global conference

Oratorio Group, a gospel musical and youth mentoring group founded by Dr. Oyindamola Adejumo-Ayibiowu has concluded plans to hold a global virtual conference to help sharpen the talents and skills of young people.

The virtual conference with the theme, “winning passion” is centered on top issues in the minds of talented people. it will hold on Monday, July 11 2022 from 10 am-12

Adejumo-Ayibiowu disclosed that the four main speakers at the conference, namely Oluwatoyin Fatunsin, Tope Alabi, Mike Abdul, and Joke Akandel have a wealth of knowledge and experience in their chosen field and passion.

She said, “Oluwatoyin Fatunsin is a filmmaker, author, and actor based in Spain. Tope Alabi is a gospel music superstar who has won many awards all over the world. She is the dream of many upcoming artists. Mike Abdul is a celebrated Nigerian gospel singer, music producer, and songwriter. Joke Akanda is a brilliant scholar, accountant, and music star based in Canada.”

What the conference will do

She said the conference will bring to young people the secrets of becoming great with one’s passion and talents.

Adejumo-Ayibiowu who is the daughter of celebrated comedian, Moses Olaiya Adejumo known as Baba Sala. She said “many of the things young people are passionate about are not taught in the classroom. The conference is expected to bridge that gap.”

Participants according to her stand to gain a lot of knowledge from the webinar and also have an opportunity to network. “There will also be lots of fun, live music, comedy, and other side attractions,” she said

The Oratorio founder believes the 35 million young people in Nigeria can make positive things happen.

She however noted that they can only contribute to governance and development when they have the right knowledge.

“But where young people are ignorant, they become cheap tools of political manipulation for corrupt politicians. When young people regain their self-worth, they will use their vote to oust corrupt leaders so that only credible people rule us in Nigeria,” she said.

Registration to attend the conference is available free at oratoriogroup.org/conference. Participants will be able to join the conference through Zoom and Facebook

About Oratorio Group

Oratorio Group is a campus gospel musical and youth mentoring group founded in 1996 by Dr. Oyindamola Adejumo Ayibiowu when she was an accounting student at Federal Polytechnic Ede. It was later registered with CAC as Oratorio Music Foundation.

Oratorio group reaches out to the campus community through concerts and other special events that help youths discover their talents, use them for God’s glory, and have a sense of self-worth. The group also supports members in the areas of coaching, mentoring, prayer, and finance.

More about group can be found on its website, https://oratoriogroup.org

It has a presence at the Federal Polytechnic Ede in Osun State, the Polytechnic Ibadan in Oyo State, and the Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo in Ondo State.