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President Address for August 6, 2022

Our esteemed and diligent distinguished Professional members, intending members, and friends, we want to express our inestimable appreciation to you for giving us the honour and opportunity to serve you.

Wholeheartedly, it is our utmost pleasure and delight to address you our highly esteemed colleagues at this auspicious occasion of physical handover. June 30 was the tenure end of our immediate past President and his exco and the change of baton done. Although this sounds to be the ritualistic rhetoric but then it has its own meaning, change indeed is the law of life and those who look only to the past or present are certain of the future.

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Acceptance Speech by ASSP-NC President Dr. Ogechukwu Christian Ukandu

July 2, 2022

I would like to thank you our esteemed professional members and nonmembers, for placing your unalloyed confidence and trust in me to serve as your Chapter President, a chapter with a proud past and an exciting future. As I refer to ASSP-NC proud past I wish to acknowledge the achievements of our outgoing president, Mr. Shehu Kabir. His leadership of the chapter was smooth, and pragmatic with a clear vision, I think he deserves a round of applause.

A special appreciation to our past secretary Mr. Victor Nnamdi Egbe, Adversary Group member 1 (formerly Delegate 1) Mr. James Coker, Adversary Group member 2 (formerly Delegate 2) Engr, Green, Treasurer Mr. Festus Orepo (Now Adversary Group member 2).

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Acceptance speech by Alhaji Shehu Kabir, President, Nigeria Chapter


Good morning Fellow Professionals colleagues and guests here present, allow me to recognize all of the protocols that have already been established.


I am sure that you would all agree, that it has been a wonderful year in the history of ASSP Nigeria chapter so far, as we mark the beginning of the new tunnel and by extension a continuation of the outgoing regime, with this our annual handover ceremony.

I am proud to be a member of American Society of Safety Professionals – Nigeria Chapter! I am most honored and humbled to be elected President of the ASSP-NC 2021/2022. I thank you my fellow ASSP members for selecting me to lead our noble Association saddled with safety of humanity and environment. As I stand here before you today, I am indeed honored to be given the opportunity to serve in this capacity, and you have my sincere assurance that I will be dedicated to the cause of ASSP-NC in this role, the same way I have demonstrated my commitment over the past few years.

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