L R; Chapter Chairman Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria, Enugu Chapter, Mr Emmanuel Onu, Executive Secretary Enugu State for Universal Health Coverage, Dr. Edith Okolo; Deputy President Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria, Sir Muftau Oyegunle, Permanent Secretary, Office of the Secretary to the Enugu State Government, Mrs. Josephine Onyia; Past President, Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria, Mr. Sunny Adeda and Director General, Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria, Mr. Richard Borokini at the event.
BY NKECHI NAECHE ESEZOBOR––The president of chartered Insurance institute of Nigeria (CIIN), Eddie Efekoha has assured stakeholders that the industry will sustain its awarness campaign on the enforcement of all classes of compulsory insurance products mandated by law.
Some participants at the event.
The CIIN president who also is the chairman of the Insurance Industry Consultative Council ( IICC) gave the assurance during the Enlightenment Programme on compulsory Insurances held in Enugu on Tuesday, that the insurance industry awareness campaign train will continue round cities in Nigeria and “i promise that we will not relent in our crusade to propagate the gospel of Insurance.
“It is against this backdrop that the IICC has decided to periodically bring all Insurance stakeholders together to sensitize them on their obligations towards the enforcement of the various Compulsory Insurances in Nigeria.”
The Permanent Secretary, Office of the Secretary to the Enugu State Government, Mrs. Josephine Onyia lauded the IICC on the initiative and called for more enlightenment programs of a similar nature to be held at various levels of within the state and targeted at stakeholders.
She Pointed out that the enlightenment program had greatly helped to greatly change the notion most of the participants had about insurance, insurance companies and the attitude to compulsory insurances.
Mr Richard Borokini extended the heartfelt gratitude of the Council to the attendees and assured them that the IICC would not rest on its oars to ensure that the gospel of Insurance is spread to all nooks and crannies of the country.
The event which is an insurance awareness initiated being championed under the umbrella of the IICC, featured a large turnout of attendees from participants drawn from various governement parastatals and private organisations in Enugu State.