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C.Woermann Nigeria celebrates 50 Years of Service

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Some of the Management of C.Woermann Nigeria during the press conference…

Last week, C.Woermann (Nigeria) Ltd., a company that provides Nigerian companies with access to high quality technical equipment and services, celebrated 50 years of doing business in Nigeria with a press conference and a celebratory dinner at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Ikeja GRA.

L-R Director, Axel Kuppe, Director Detlev Woermann, MD Klaus Okunowski

Chairman, Chief A.O Abudu with MD, Okunowski

At the press conference, the Managing Director, C.Woermann, Klaus Okunowski described the company’s fifty years in Nigeria as a major achievement made possible by its loyal customers, employees, and the enabling environment attributable to the Nigerian government. The MD spoke extensively with journalists on the company’s experience in Nigeria and its plans for the future of C. Woermann in Nigeria. The celebration was capped off with an elegant dinner which had notable stakeholders in
attendance like the Olu of Mushin land, Oba Fatai Aileru, the Chairman of Mushin local government, Hon. Olanrewaju Bamigboye, the Consular General of Germany, Dr Stefan Traumann, and some Directors of C. Woermann Axel Kuppe and  Detlev Woermann (a 5th generation member of the Woermann family).

Rep of Commerzbank in Nigeria, Olaf Schmüser and his wife

Highlights from the event include entertaining performances from top violinist; Godwin Strings, and the Afrika Image Dance troupe. Management of C. Woermann also presented an award to its longest serving employee, Lateef Adeneye.
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Consular General of Germany, Dr. Stefan Traumman and his wife

Dennis Kannan, Jen Tubbenthal and David Kornemann

HODs and their wives

Chairman C.Woermann Nigeria Ltd, Chief A.O Abudu

Klaus Okunowski with Robert KRETSCHMER MD Kabelmetal Nig

The Olu of Mushin land, Oba Fatai Aileru with the Chairman of Mushin Loc…

C.Woermann Nigeria Director, Detlev Woermann with the Consular General

Dr. Stefan Traumann, Consular General of Germany and Hon. Olanrewaju Bam…

Klaus Okunowski and his wife Paula Campell with the MD of Kabelmetal

L-R MD, Klaus Okunowski, HR, Nike Olobayo, Director, Detlev Woe…

Head Marketing Communications, Onome Ayide

L-R Onome Ayide with Yvonne Oestrich

Godwin Strings entertaining guests at the event

Afrika Image Dance Troupe performing during the event

Journalists from different media houses during the Press Conference

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