CHAIRMAN Caverton Offshore Group PLC, Aderemi Makanjuola will Chair the occasion while Senator Hadi Sirika will be on ground to give the keynote address this year as the National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) unveils its NAAPE Compendium of 50 outstanding pilots and aircraft engineers come August 4th 2018 at its Annual Dinner and Awards.
This year the aircraft pilots and engineer body have chosen the theme: Promoting Professional Excellence (Pilots and Aircraft Engineers in Focus) which will be held at the Lagos Airport Hotel at 3pm and will attract top professionals on their field both serving and veterans.
Aside from the Makanjuola and Sirika, this year’s Dinner and Award Night will have as Special Guest of Honour, Chairman Senate Committee on Aviation, Senator Adamu Aliero while Guest of Honour, the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode.
Other dignitaries that will be at the function at various capacities include Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, Minister of Transportation, Hon. Chibuike Amaechi while veteran pilot Captain Dele Ore will be one of the speakers.
National President NAAPE, Abednego Galadinma the award creates an opportunity for the professionals to recognize and celebrate their heroes and heroines and recognize what they have done.
Apart from this being the first time this is happening in NAAPE, it avails us the opportunity to enhance friendship and partnership as all the key stakeholders will come together.
“The award will encourage ethics and professional excellence and avail younger pilots the opportunity to strive and reach for the peak knowing someday a group will recognize them.”