About Us

The Maritime Forum, University of Lagos is a student society established in 2015 by a committee of seven (7) law students who observed the dearth of interest in the Maritime Industry and felt the urgency to create awareness about the importance of the industry to economic development in Nigeria. The committee headed by Mr. Balogun Adedeji, the coordinator and founding father of the society. The society has since its establishment carried out various enlightenment and educational programmes and activities within and outside the University environment.

OUR PURPOSE

To engage students who aspire to develop a career in the Maritime Industry, which is achieved through organising seminars, skill acquisition and empowerment programmes, internships and scholarship, technical training and other activities.

OUR MISSION.

To be the umbrella guide pour les viagra generique organisation of all students interested in the Maritime sector providing a platform for youth led programs, a forum for dialogue and network of future experts in the Maritime Industry.

OUR VISION STATEMENT

To place the Maritime Industry at the forefront and lead the revitalization of the Nigerian economy through education and exposure of the youth.

CORE VALUES.

Integrity, Leadership, Innovation and Creativity, Professionalism, and Accountability.

WHAT WE HAVE DONE

TAIWO AFOLABI ANNUAL MARITIME CONFERENCE.

The Forum, has successfully organized the first, second and third editions of the TaiwoAfolabi Annual Maritime Conference and Blueprint Competition, theConference is a National Conference organised annually by the Maritime Forum in partnership with the SIFAX Group. The aim of the conference is to promote the knowledge of the Maritime Industry as viable tool for economic development among undergraduates in Nigeria and Sub-Saharan Africa in recognition of Dr. TaiwoAfolabi, The Grand Patron of the Maritime Forum, enormous contribution to the Maritime Industry in Africa. The Conference has had in attendance distinguished personalities in the industry in attendance for the conference such as Barrister Hassan Bello, the CEO of the Nigerian Shipper’s Council, Princess Vick- Haastrup, the Vice- President ENL Consortium, Major Henry Ajetumobirtd, Mrs. Bala Usman Hadiza, the managing Director, Nigeria Ports Authority, Dr Amy Jayesimi, the Managing Director LADOL, Mrs. Jean Anishere among many other experienced personalities in the industry.

FIELD TRIPS

THE FIELD TRIP TO LADOL IN 2017.

THE FILED TRIP TO SIFAX GROUP TERMINAL APAPA IN 2018.

MARITIME EXPOSITION AND CAREER WORKSHOPS

THE MARITIME CAREER WORKSHOP AND EXPOSITION IN 2015.

THE MARITIME, OIL AND GAS AND ARBITRATION EXPOSITION IN 2017.

THE MARITIME, OIL AND GAS AND TAXATION EXPOSITION IN 2018.