The Powerful Pen Media Chapel, of Maritime Journalists Association of Nigeria (MAJAN), has concluded plans to hold a special Congress in Lagos.
The discuss which is part of the association’s contribution to the growth a development of the maritime sector and the economy as a whole will bring to the front burner issues militating against efficient maritime sector operations in the country.
The Congress slated for Thursday, January 14, 2021, has as theme, ‘Apapa Traffic And Skyrocketing Inflation in the Country ; Effects On Port Operations And The Maritime Industry”.
Addressing Journalists in Lagos, President of MAJAN, Comrade Ray Ugochukwu, said the Congress will present a veritable platform to discuss vital issues in the sector.
He informed that highly experienced and reputable stakeholders in the industry have been carefully selected as Special Guests to speak on very important issues that affect virtually every stakeholder in the industry.
According to him, the Congress will also serve as a heritable platform for stakeholders to air their views on effect of government policies on the sector, advise government on the way forward in order to ensure seamless maritime sector operations.
The Powerful Pen Media Chapel, an affiliate of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Lagos State chapter was formally inaugurated in 2019.
Part of the objectives of the Powerful Pen Media Chapel includes capacity building, maritime industry and economy analyses.
Also, the Powerful Pen Newspaper is published by MAJAN.