By Innocent Orok
Former Nigerian Presidents, General Olusegun Obasanjo, Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and the National President of the Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) Hon. Iju Tony Nwabunike were among the dignitaries that graced the official opening of MARRIOT Lagos Hotel, located in Ikeja GRA, Lagos State on Wednesday.
The Chairman Board of Trustees of ANLCA and the Executive Vice Chairman/CEO of SIFAX Group, Dr Taiwo Olayinka Afolabi (MON) on Wednesday the 19th day of May, 2021 hosted the VIPs in the tourism and entertainment industry across the world as Marriot Lagos Hotel opens for business.
The hotel which is a beautiful architectural masterpiece that gulped over $12million about N6billion came to fruition after over six years of hardwork to actualise.
The Five -Star Hotel has several VIP Lounges, 1000 capacity ballroom, 44 Suites including, 8 Exquisite Presidential Suites, 400 capacity car park, several top notch security gadgets. Marriot is poised to give endless experiences and world class hospitality treatments to customers. The hotel outfit will also absorbed over 5000 direct and indirect job from the labour market.
It was an event that brought together Who Is Who in Nigeria including former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo , Goodluck Jonathan, Governors including the Governor of Lagos State Babajide Sanwo-Olu, members of the National Assembly and Ministers.
Others are ANLCA National President Hon Iju Tony Nwabunike, National Vice President Dr Kayode Farinto, National Financial Secretary Hajia Bola Muse, other ANLCA members and stakeholders.