A lockdown Public Speaking Contest anchored by Dr Mazi Eze a Public Speaking coach and lecturer with the University of Portharcout and Mr Izu Samuel a prolific internationally recognized public speaking coach, based in Nigeria, are set to commence a virtual public speaking tournament.
The tournament which accomodated over 391 contestants screened many out and having 67% qualified to participate in the tournament.
THE AGORA TV Correspondent speaking to Leader Izu Samuel on what inspired the tournament.
“In times like this, we need to focus on building these youth, and this means engaging them with life changing programs as public speaking, the banter is not just about the money, but the impact” He replied.
Mr Izu Samuel has been conspicuous for his sensational training and building impact on the youth. He was the chief adjudicator of public speaking in 2019 All Nigerian University Debate championship. His tentacles in public speaking cuts accross many countries in Africa and europe.
67 percent of 391 contestants will compete to win a sum of 30,000+ and lot more compensations.
However, since the inception of the lockdown, Mr Izu Samuel and Many others have deemed it fit to creating programs like this to engage the youths.