The Council of Maritime Truck Union and Association, Comtua recently honoured Vice President Yemi Osibajo at it’s 2022 Annual Congress which took place in Làgos. At the event, prominent diginitaries were also specially recognised.
The president of the Association Comrade Adeyinka Aroyewun in his opening speech congratulated the newly elected Board of Trustees Members and Awardee. He said since the emergence of the national convention of the association on 25th November 2021 things has not been a bed of roses because they have faced a lot of challenges from hoodlums as well as extortions and electronic call up systems.
Comtua boss said initially the association and it’s members left various committee because things were not working according to plan. He said but with time things came back to normal. He said there a lot of commitments from Hon. Jime Emmanuel, the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council. “Today we’re on track, I believe the importance of this collaboration is to achieve the best result by discongestion of traffic grid-lock in port access road.
In his Keynote speaker of the Annual Congress an Acedemia from Lagos State University Prof. S. G Odewunmi identified various challenges affecting the free flow of traffic in the nation’s commercial city.
The Keynote speaker suggested that both the Federal and State Ministry of Transport should take critical and holistic approach to appoint professionals in the Transport Ministries.
Speaking further the representative of Nigerian Shippers’ Council National Coordinator of PSTT, Mr. Moses Fadipe welcomed Comtua back into committee for a smooth relationship and engagement for greater achievements. He emphasised that the rules of the committee remain unchanged as he insisted that any member who refused to abide or comply with the rules have his or own free will.
The Comtua Annual Congress 2022 also honoured Babajide Sanwo-Olu Executive Governor of Lagos Stste as Comtua’s Governor of The Year, AUG Adeyemi Adeleke Asst. Inspector Gen. of Police Zone 2, Zonal Headquarters Lagos. as Comtua’s Grand Commander,
CP. Abiodun Alabi Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Comtua’s Commander, CP. Adeleke O. Taiwo. Commissioner of Police, Special Weapon and Tactis as Comtua’s Commander, Hon. Sola Giwa Special Adviser to to the Governor. Ministry of Transportation, Lagos State
as “The Most Outstanding Government Official of the year 2022”.
Hon. Jime Emmanuel Executive Secretary (ES) Nigerian Shippers’ Council as “COMTUA Regulator of the year”, Muhammad Bello-koko MD. Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) As “COMTUA Technical Regulator of the year”. Others awardees include
Hon. Sesan Daini. Executive Chairman, Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA, as “Comtua Host Community of the year”. Iba Gani Abiodun Adams, the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba Land was honoured as the ” Comtua’s Grand Commander of the year 2022″. Prof. S.G Odewunmi School of Transport, Lagos State University as “Comtua Distinguished Personality” (ACADEMIA), Hajia Bola Muse, the Chairman/CEO: BOMARAH GROUP OF COMPANIES as Comtua Star Customer of the year” The MD/CEO Great Pyramid Logistics Ltd as Comtua Corporate Brand of the year.
Media Personalities Honour of the year;
Mr. Mussadiq Adesina Elegbede “TransportLine LTV-8” as Comtua Media Personality of the year.
Adaku Onyenucheya “Guardian Newspaper as Comtua Media Personality of the year” Mrs. Aderohunmu T. Folashade
“Maritime Today Traffic Radio as Comtua Media Personality of the year”. Others include
Pastor Sylvester S. Keshiro
(Patron) as Comtua Distinguish Patron of the year”, Godwin Ikeji BoT Secretary. Comtua Distinguish BoT Member of the year”, Alhaji Isiaka Olalere Comtua Distinguish BOT Member of the year”, Raji Adeshina “Deputy President; Comtua Executive Officer of the year” Alhaji Moruf Raheem Distinguish Personality of the year” Augustine Erhabour National Secretary Comtua Star Officer of the year” Richard Uzoghelu National Publicity Director Comtua Distinguish Personality of the year”., Ademola Adekoyeni as “National Director of Welfare Comtua Distinguish Woman of the year.”
Mr. Okechukwu C. Kelvin “Member Management Team Comtua Distinguish Man of the year”, Mr. Philip One of Member Comtua Exporter of the year” and Truckers And Carries Association of Nigeria (TACAN) Comtua Best Association of the Year.