British Deputy High Commissioner – Cocktail Reception – Friday 4 December 2015 @5pm
BDHC Cocktail Reception 4 December 2015
‘The recently appointed British Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Ray Kyles, hosted the Club to a Cocktail Reception on Friday 4 December 2015 at his residence in Ikoyi, Lagos. The well attended event presented an opportunity for members of The Oxford and Cambridge Club of Nigeria to meet Mr Kyles and also engage with him in an interactive session.
In addition to members of the Executive Committee, notable Alumni who attended the event included Prof Bolaji Akinyemi CFR, Prof. Bomi Ogedengbe, Prof Fidelis Oditah QC, SAN and Prof. Chimele Abengowe (all Oxford) and Dr Patrick Dele Cole OFR, Prof. Osato Giwa Osagie OON, Dr Bolu Akin-Olugbade, Mr Demola Akinrele SAN together with two former Club presidents, Dr Eyimofe Atake SAN and Mr Fubara Anga (all Cambridge).
The President of the Club, Mr Akinfela Akoni, took the opportunity to welcome the Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria and also introduced him to the activities of the Club. Mr Kyles, in response, expressed his profound appreciation to the Club for honouring his invitation and very much looks forward to continuing the excellent relationship between BDHC and Oxbridge Nigeria.’