…As Recipient Dedicates It To Bureau’s Commissioner
The Accident Investigation Bureau Nigeria (AIB-N) General Manager, Public Affairs, Mr. Tunji Oketunbi has been honoured by the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) with the “Industry Public Relations Manager of the Year 2021 Award at its 26th Annual Conference in Lagos.
The award was bestowed on Oketunbi in recognition of his achievements of ensuring that the general public are adequately informed of the Bureau’s activities.
Appreciating LAAC for award, Oketunbi dedicated the award to the Commissioner of AIB-N, Engr. Akin Olateru.
“This award is as a result of the hard work and dedication of my boss, Engr. Akin Olateru, towards the successful achievement of the Bureau’s mandate.
“His achievements since he assumed office as the Commissioner of AIB has made my work, as an image maker, easier. I remember there was a time when the media would continuously ask me when AIB would release a report and all I could reply was soon. All that is a thing of the past now in AIB because we have been releasing our reports in a timely manner,” Oketunbi said.
He also appreciated members of the media for the cordial relationship and cooperation they have maintained with the Bureau over the years, while promising to do more to improve upon the relationship.
At the LAAC 26th Annual Conference, themed, “Sunset Airports: Economic and Safety Implications,’ saw industry stakeholders discuss and proffer solutions to the multiple challenges faced by stakeholders in terms of safety and economics of operating sunset airports in Nigeria.