Princess Vicky Haastrup

The Certified Institute of Shipping of Nigeria is putting finishing touches to plans to honour its President/Chairman, Governing Council, Princess Vicky Haastrup at its 2019 Annual Lecture/Investiture slated for Thursday, November 21, 2019.

The hour is in appreciation and recognition of Dr. Haastrup’s efforts and contributions to the upgrading of the institute’s infrastructural facilities, especially in the last two years, which coincides with this year’s Annual Lecture/ Investiture which will also feature awards to notable maritime personalities and convocation ceremony.

A statement signed at the weekend by the Registrar of the institute, Dr. Alex Okwuashi, said that the occasion will also feature the official commissioning of Princess Vicky Haastrup Multipurpose Auditorium.

The statement also disclosed that the event with the theme is “Gender Balance: Critical Resource and Leverage for Accelerated Growth in Nigeria’s Maritime – Transport Sector” would hold at state –of- the -art Multipurpose Auditorium.

Dignitaries from all walks of life and especially from the maritime world are expected to grace the occasion.