NICON Insurance Limited has received the Africa’s most reliable quality insurance company of the year 2015 award.
According to a statement obtained from the firm on Sunday, it got this award at an event organised in Lagos by African Quality Institute in collaboration with South African Quality Institute and the Chartered Quality Institute in the United Kingdom.
In the statement, Mr. Michael Abugo of Quality World Journal, stated that the award was initiated to celebrate leadership innovation and creativity in quality management in Africa.
“The award is aimed at identifying, recognising and rewarding companies, personalities and products that apply quality assurance culture to achieve corporate objectives in both profit and non-profit making organisations in Africa,” he said.
It stated that the award was based on the outcome of a technical committee made up of international quality professionals from South Africa and Nigeria, including Standard organisation officials from Ghana Bureau of Standards, Uganada Bureau of Standards, Standards Organisation of Nigeria, National Standard Bureau Liberia, Africa Organisation for Standardisation and International Organisation of Standardisation.
While presenting the award to NICON Insurance, the Managing Director, Sparking Rose Nigeria Limited, Mr. Edward Oiku, urged the company to always maintain its quality standard.
Responding, the General Manager (Head Office Annex), NICON Insurance, Mr. Steve Ajudua, who represented the Managing Director, Mr. Bayode Samuel, said the firm had been re-energised to serve the public better.