The Nigeria Branch hosted a branch event on the 05 April 2013. This event amongst others communicated to members about the CIPS One Africa strategy and the following presentation by Dr Philip Dahwa.
The Chairperson of the Nigerian Branch used the opportunity to encourage members and guests alike to be proactive in their roles as Supply Chain practitioners and to seize every opportunity to create value for their organizations.
Professor Afolabi was also at hand to give a remarkable presentation on Strategic sourcing and the importance of spend analysis to support Supply Chain improvement initiatives.
The event which was co-sponsored by Total Exploration & Production Nigeria and their General Manager Procurement and contracts Mr. Alex Agehdo who was represented by Mr Nicholas Iribhogbe made an enlightening presentation on their bold steps to increase local content.
Event closed to light dinner and refreshments at the Victoria Crown Plaza hotel in Lagos
Pictures below show a cross-section of guests at the well attended event in the high brow Victoria Island of Lagos.