spectacular ‘Who-is-Who’ book
featuring people in the maritime industry titled ‘Beacons of Nigeria Maritime
Industry’ will be launched on March 22, 2018 at the Nigerian Institute of
International Affairs, Victoria Island, by 10 am.
the book have disclosed that the Honorable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon.
Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi will grace the occasion as the Special Guest of Honour.
book edited by two maritime journalists; Hope Afoke Orivri and Obiajulu Agu, is
a compendium of stories on the early life, career path and spectacular
experiences as shared first-hand by the personalities featured.
statement, one of the editors of the book, Hope Orivri said that “the coffee
table-styled book has been presented in a story format easy to read, and made
more enjoyable with very colourful pictures of persons featured.”
kind in the industry, is classified as a documentary of diverse experiences
with a base value aimed at mentorship and reference for people.
in the book capture moments of highs and lows, doggedness and how people pull
through at defeats, just as how they are able to manage the place of their
tells stories of maritime operators across sub-sectors of the industry
including Maritime Administrators, Shipowners, Maritime Lawyers, Freight
Forwarders and Customs Brokers, Mariners, Marine Engineers, Maritime Finance
Experts, Ship Chandlers, Logistics Providers, Maritime Media Practitioners.
will be reviewed by Professor Abigail Ogwezzy-Ndisika, a Chevening Scholar and
Head of the Mass Communication Department, University of Lagos.
look forward to a next edition soon.