The Former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has received the 2022 Nigerian Logistics Award following his achievement in logistics and Transportation over the years.
The 2022 Nigerian Logistics Award organised by Perfect Tom-George Logistics (PTG) took place in Abuja on Friday.
Amaechi was awarded alongside Minister of Transportation, Engr. Muazu Sambo, Minister of State, Prince Ademola Adegoroye amongst other transport stakeholders.
The award was the first award that brought together logistics operators in the maritime, aviation, road and rail industries together under one roof with their foreign counterparts.
Speaking at the event, Mr. Tonye Tom-George, the Director Awards Nigerian Logistics Award(PTG Logistics) said that it was a privilege to host the award in Nigeria.
According to him, beyond bringing Nigeria’s logistics experts to meet foreign experts, the award was meant to address issues that affect the logistics industry in Nigeria.
“Our aim is to appreciate and honour builders, developers and practitioners in the Nigerian Transportation, cargo and logistics industry.
“We believe the award Will motivate winners who emerged this year to achieve greater things in the industry and leave good memories of their legacies,” he said.
Tom-George, however, appeal to participants to support the logistics awareness campaign to schools and communities which would in many ways contribute to the overall development of Nigeria as a country.