By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
As part of the Odu’a Investment Company Limited (OICL) board’s focus to engage with business thought leaders in its strategic direction and aspiration drive to revive and create value for its shareholders, the Group Chairman, Dr Segun Aina, OFR, has led a delegation of some members of the board of OICL on a business visit to two prominent Yoruba leaders of thought and Royal fathers.
The visit to the two traditional rulers, the Oba of Lagos, His Royal Majesty, Oba Rilwan Babatunde Akiolu, and the Oniru of Iruland, His Royal Majesty, Oba Abdulwasiu Omogbolahan Lawal was to solicit their support and cooperation in the drive towards achieving OICL strategic goals and Vision of becoming “a world class conglomerate”
The OICL delegation included Dr Tola Kasali, Mrs Folusho Olaniyan, Mr Olugbolahan Mark- George, OICL Directors and Mr Yemi Ejidiran, CEO/Managing Director, Wemabod Limited, a subsidiary of OICL.
With the new mission “to deliver sustainable returns for all stakeholders; enhancing the legacy for future generations” Dr Aina shared with the Obas information on Strategic Direction of the Group to embark on integrated projects in priority sectors of the Nigerian economy.
Dr Aina revealed the Group’s interest in entering new businesses with high potential for growth, profitability and sustainability as well as looking at strategic partnership with technically proven and financially capable partners.
Welcoming the OICL team, the Oba of Lagos and the Oniru of Iruland both pledged their continued support for the Conglomerate as well as charged the conglomerate to create trans-generational and sustainable legacies.