On Saturday, 26 June 2021 at 10am, the RSS Nigeria local group (RSS-NLG) organised a virtual event titled: 'Media Presentation of Statistical Reports/Career Opportunities as a Statistics Graduate' to students, researchers and data users . The event was held in collaboration with the Department of Statistics at the College of Physical Sciences, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta in Nigeria.
The programme started around 10am. Dr OM Olayiwola (chair of RSS-NLG), welcomed the attendees and urged them to pay rapt attention as it was a rare opportunity.
The first speaker, Dr (Mrs) Serifat Adedamola Folorunso (Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Statistical Analysis (UI-LISA), University of Ibadan, Nigeria) discussed media presentation of statistical reports.
Mr Oyeleke Ridwan Olaoye (National Audit Office, United Kingdom) discussed the career opportunities for statistics graduates.
Over 150 students from various sector and members of the RSS participated in the event. The event was brought to an end by 12:13pm.
Watch the event on YouTube.