-Pharmacy Tower is Mission Accomplished, Says Ohuabunwa
President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, PSN, Pharm. (Mazi) Sam Ohuabunwa has said that the proposed Pharmacy Tower is already a mission accomplished going by the level of zeal and determination the leadership of the pharmaceutical body is applying towards the full actualization of the project.
The number one pharmacist in Nigeria made this declaration during the official contract signing ceremony with project partners at the Pharmacy House in Anthony Village, Lagos, on Wednesday.
Thanking the Tower Building Committee for the great job it has done so far in ensuring that progress is being made regarding the project, Ohuabunwa reiterated the role God-factor has continued to play in every progressive affair of the Pharmacy family in Nigeria, adding that the grace of God is the greatest assurance to the actualization of the project.
“When you know the level of grace you are carrying, you are not afraid to embark on any good project because, with God on our side, there is no limit to what we can achieve. The Pharmacy Tower project is already a success”, he said.
National Chairman, Pharmacy Tower Committee, Dr John Nwaiwu thanked all those who have continued to contribute towards the success of the project. He particularly extolled the visionary leadership of the PSN President in ensuring that funds were mobilized for the project without internally considering the option of taking a loan. He affirmed the committee’s unalloyed commitment to the full completion of the project.
On his part, Pharm. Emeka Duru, the national secretary of the PSN, thanked God for the level of passion exhibited by the leadership of both the PSN and the Pharmacy Tower Committee towards the project, adding that, it is one project that would outlive the current leadership of the pharmaceutical body and would impact positively on generation of pharmacists to come. Dignitaries who spoke during the event included engineer Chuka Okoye who serves as the project manager, Gabriel Idahosa who serves as the financial adviser as well as Surveyor Oladapo Adebayo of BEC Consultants.
Vice-Chairman of the Pharmacy Tower Committee and Group Managing Director of reals Pharmaceutical Ltd, Pharm. Ade Popoola, thanked the PSN President for the great leadership role he has continued to play in bringing the dream project to reality by ensuring that the formal signing ceremony was a success. He called on all pharmacists to participate actively towards the actualization of the project.
The event which ended with a closing prayer by the Secretary of the PSN, Lagos Branch, Pharm. Kola Sunmonu, had in attendance other distinguished pharmacists like Sir Ike Onyechi, MD Alpha Pharmacy & Store and Frank Muoneme, executive secretary of the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Group of the Manufacturers’ Association of Nigeria, PMG-MAN.