National Press Club

NPC Luncheon with Goodluck Jonathan, President of Nigeria

NPC Luncheon with Goodluck Jonathan, President of Nigeria

July 31, 2014 12:30 PM



- This event has been cancelled due to scheduling conflicts -

Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan will talk about country's struggle to contain violent campaign of Islamist group Boko Haram at a National Press Club luncheon on Thursday, July 31. Boko Haram this year abducted more than 200 girls and killed hundreds of people in the Africa's most populous country, which is also continent's largest oil producer.

Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m., with remarks beginning at 1 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session ending at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $22 for Press Club members ( NPC Members may purchase 2 tickets at this rate) and $36 for all other non-member tickets. Tickets may be purchased online by going to the following link (insert event brite line). For questions, please email or call (202) 662 – 7501. Tickets must be paid for at the time of purchase.

NPC Members who wish to attend the pre- luncheon reception must RSVP separately to no later than 48 hours before the event. Space may be limited.

You must have a paid reservation to the Luncheon to attend the VIP reception
To submit a question in advance, put JONATHAN in the subject line and email to before 10 a.m. on the day of the luncheon.