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Chuks Udo Okonta
The Commissioner for Insurance, Mohammed Kari is expected to graced the February edition of the 2018 Members’ Evening of Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB) which will be hosted NEM Insurance Plc.
The event billed for 3.00pm on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at the NCRIB House, Sabo, Yaba, Lagos, will also have in attendance officials of the Lagos Chambers of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) who would be on hand to address Brokers on benefits accrual to them by joining the Chamber as well as responsibilities of members. Of course, the President of the Council, Shola Tinubu would be on hand to happily receive guests and members for the Evening which is the first to be held in 2018.
Over 400 top executives of Insurance Brokering Firms in Nigeria under the umbrella of the Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers are expected to grace the event.
The bi-monthly event which has become a veritable meeting point for choice Insurance Companies and Registered Insurance Brokers across the six geopolitical zones of the nation to cross fertilize ideas and information.
The Group Managing Director, NEM Insurance Plc, Tope Smart, will lead other Management team of the Company to the Evening in a bid to extent the frontier of the company’s businessand break new grounds in its operation with insurance Brokers as one of the most Insurance Brokers Friendly Underwriters in Nigeria.
According to the Council’s President, the hosting of Insurance Brokers by NEM Insurance Plc would be quite symbolic, and would be a win-win event for both NEM Insurance Plc and insurance Brokers given the fact that the February edition of the event is the first to be held in 2018 calendar year.
Mr. Tinubu further stressed that the event, over the years has continued to live up to its expectation in terms of facilitation of harmonious relationship between Insurance Brokers and their host, adding that all hands are on desk to ensure that the February edition of the event delivers nothing short of this expectation, especially to the host company, NEM Insurance Plc.
NEM Insurance Plc, which has contributed immensely towards the growth of Insurance Industry in Nigeria, was into Life and Non- Life business. Following the recapitalization exercise in 2007, the company merged with Vigilant Insurance Company Ltd to transact all classes of General Insurance.
The company has expanded its operations into the West African Sub region, with the successful registration and commencement of business of its former subsidiary, NEM Insurance (Ghana) Ltd. The subsidiary is now merged with Regency Alliance to form Regency NEM Insurance Ghana Ltd, due to recapitalization requirement. A new member, NEM Asset Management Limited was also added to the Brand.