THE NIGERIAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION POSTPONES AGM DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC.

27/05/20

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THE NIGERIAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION (NDA) HAS POSTPONED IT’S BIENNIAL GENERAL MEETING AND SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE FROM JULY 30TH AND 31ST 2020 TO A LATER DATE DUE TO THE RAVAGING COVID-19 PANDEMIC .

SINCE THE SPREAD OF THE VIRUS TO NIGERIA, OVER EIGHT THOUSAND CONFIRMED CASES HAVE BEEN RECORDED WITH AN ATTENDANT LOCK DOWN THAT HAS AFFECTED ALL SECTORS OF THE NATIONS ECONOMY AND CANCELLATION AND POSTPONEMENT OF MANY EVENTS

ACCORDING TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE ASSOCIATION DOCTOR EVELYN ESHIKENA AND THE GENERAL SECRETARY OF THE ASSOCIATION DOCTOR VICTOR NWABUDIKE,THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COUNCIL OF THE ASSOCIATION HAD SET UP AN ORGANISING COMMITTEE EARLIER IN THE YEAR TO OVERSEE THE PLANNING AND EXECUTION OF THE 53RD BIENNIAL GENERAL MEETING AND SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE WITH A MANDATE TO ENSURING THAT THE EVENT HELD IN JULY 2020.

THE COMMITTEE HAD COME UP WITH A THEME FOR THE PROGRAMME,SELECTED LIKELY VENUES, TOPICS AS WELL AS SPEAKERS FOR THE SCIENTIFIC SESSION.
THE COMMITTEE HAD ALSO GONE AS FAR AS INITIATING FUND RAISING ACTIVITIES WITH THE ASSOCIATION EVENT PLANNERS.

FOLLOWING DUE CONSULTATION BY THE PRESIDENT WITH THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVES AND ORGANIZING COMMITTEE, A NEW DATE HAS BEEN FIXED FOR OCTOBER 2020,WITH THE EXPECTATION THAT THINGS WOULD HAVE RETURNED TO NORMALCY BY THEN.
THE NEWLY PROPOSED DATE ALSO COINCIDES WITH THE EXPIRATION OF THE CONSTITUTIONALLY APPROVED TERM OF TWO YEARS FOR ALL ELECTED NATIONAL OFFICERS.
THE NIGERIAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP WAS INAUGURATED ON OCTOBER 26TH 2018 FOR A TWO YEAR TERM,WITH THE LEADERS ELIGIBLE FOR A RE-ELECTION AS ENSHRINED IN SECTION 6 OF THE CURRENT NDA CONSTITUTION.

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