By Foster Obi
Ports Management Association in West and Central Africa (PMAWCA) has elected Jean Marie Koffi from the Port of Abidjan, Cote D’voire as her new Secretary General.
Mr. Jean Marie Koffi defeated two other contestants, Iliyasu Idrisu from the Port of Duola, Cameroon and Semie Pere from the Port of Togo. The election in which seventeen countries voted was held at the just concluded 40th Council Meeting of the Association in Lome, Togo.
A press statement signed by I.S Nasiru, AGM Corporate and Strategic Communications, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), said that the new Secretary General is to serve for the next four years in the Lagos, headquarters of the Association. General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications, Engr. Adams Jatto, who represented the Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), HadizaBala Usman, congratulated the new Secretary General on his election victory and assured him that Nigeria is now his new home and Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is his landlord.
Pix: Jean Marie Koffi