Foremost building materials makers, Nigerite Limited recently rewarded 50 members of its staff for their commitment and diligence to work as well as loyalty and contribution to the growth of the company in the Nigerian market.
The recognition of these outstanding members of staff took place recently on the premises of the company in the Ikeja area of Lagos. The event which was used to also socialize with the entire workforce, saw the awardees going home with various prizes, including; Nigerite products, electronic gadgets, plaques and cash prizes.
The Managing Director, Nigerite Limited, Mr. Frank Le Bris, said the event was an annual ceremony that had been designed to encourage bonding and camaraderie amongst members of staff as well as reward loyalty for their contribution to the growth of the company.
“As a responsible company, we appreciate the contribution of our people to the growth of the brand and business, hence this Award, which is designed to thank all workers for what they have done this year. Aside from using this to socialize, some of our people, who have spent 10, 15, 20, 25 and 30 years would go home with gift items, which will serve as a token of appreciation for their loyalty. Frank Le Bris, who likened the novelty football match to the spirit of team work among workers called on all staff, especially those who are still young in the company to always be creative and dynamic in their approach to work to get required result.
Speaking in the same vein, the General Manager, Human Resources, Joshua Bamigboye, said the company always set aside this period of the year to recognise and reward those who have served Nigerite loyally and with all sincerity of purpose. To add colour to this year’s edition, Bamigboye said one of the things the company has done was to kit all staff in different attires as well as creating a convivial atmosphere for them to party with colleagues and members of their family. “To make the event all-inclusive for staff of different cadre, we shut down our factory for the day. We want all members of the company and their families to participate and enjoy themselves,’’Bamigboye concluded.