The nation’s capital, Abuja, was locked down on Wednesday for President Muhammadu Buhari’s inauguration ceremony.
Major routes leading to Eagles Square, venue of the Democracy Day event were barricaded.
However, for the young generation, all roads led to Merit House, Maitama for the inaugural edition of Television Nigerian (TVN) Democracy Day Speech Contest.
TVN is Nigeria’s fastest growing digital television.
After rigorous screening, only a dozen secondary schools were invited for the grand finale yet the venue was flooded with students.
Loyola Jesuit School emerged as overall best.
Here’s a tip of what went down.