Marwa, NCAA boss, others nominated for health, safety award
Chairman/Cheif Executive, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa (rtd); Group Managing Director, Sahara Group, Mr. Kola Adesina; Chair, Leadership Empowerment And Resource Network (LEARN), Mrs Abimbola Fashola; Group Managing Director, Arco Group, Dr. Alfred I. Okoigun; Director-General of Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, Captain Musa Nuhu and Executive Chairman, Rift Oil Petroleum Limited and Board Member NLNG, Rabiu Ibrahim Suleiman will lead individual nominations for the 4th Africa Safety Award for Excellence (AfriSAFE).
Chairman of AfriSAFE, Dr. Afe Mayowa, said this in a statement, yesterday, in Lagos.
AfriSAFE is yearly continental award set up to honour excellence in the health and safety industry by recognising and celebrating exemplary individuals and organisations promoting safe and healthy workplace, ensuring public safety, and well-being and enabling environmental sustainability.
“Awardees are first nominated by stakeholders in the health and safety industry and members of the general public through the award website before being shortlisted by an eminent panel of judges, which determines their suitability for the award,” Afe said.
Afe disclosed that the awards would be presented at the AfriSAFE Banquet at the Lagos Continental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos on November 12. The award is largely sponsored by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).
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