Shun crime, focus on self-development, Industrialist urges Nigeria youths
Nigerian youths have been urged to channel their efforts to activities that would enhance their personal development instead of Indulging in social vices and crime.
Mr. Ebuka Onunkwo, Chief Executive Officer, Seahorse Lubricant Industries Ltd gave the charge while speaking to newsmen shortly after the company unveiled a notable social media influencer, Darlington Ibekwe, as its brand ambassador.
According to him, “Nigeria is one of the countries in the world that has a high number of talented youths. But these youths lack quality opportunity and gaudiance to excel due to prevalent socio-economic challenges in the country.”
He stated that aside from creating employment opportunities for the youths, “continous training, orientation and economic empowerment will enable our youths compete at par with their counterparts across the world.”
And speaking on the ambassadorship award and the company’s achievements, Onunkwo said, “our partnership with Darlington Chidera Ibekwe is expected to yield even more positive results and strengthen our brand’s presence in Nigeria.”
“Seahorse is an indigenous manufacturer of lubricating oil for internal combustion engines and mechanical systems based in Ozubulu, Anambra State. With the approval of the Department of Petroleum Resources, we started operation in 2017.
“And since our inception in 2017, we have become a prominent player in Nigeria’s Lubricant Industry, with a range of high-quality products, including Automatic Transmission Fluid, Diesel Engine Oil, Hydraulic Oil, Manual Transmission Fluid, and General Motor Oils.”
“Our company received numerous accolades, including the “Best Manual Transmission Fluid 2018” by Institute of Oil and Gas Research and Hydrocarbon Studies; “Customer Friendly Lubricant in Nigeria 2018 by Nigeria Entrepreneurs Awards. Africa’s Best World-Class Lubricant Products of the Year 2020 by Africa Oil & Gas Brands Awards. Emerging Brand of the Year 2021 by International Lubricant Conference. Best Automobile Engine Wear and Corrosion Protection Oil Brand Award of the Year 2021 by Institute of Oil and Gas Research & Hydrocarbon Studies. Lubricant Product of the Year 2021 by Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun.” he added.
Reacting, Ibekwe, who recently won Pulse Facebook influencer of the year for 2022, expressed gratitude for opportunity and promised to assist Seahorse Company in promoting their brand as well as achieving their sales target.”
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