The Current reigning Queen – Face Of Maritime International (FOMI), Queen Temitope Ogunkanmi recently flagged off her 2022 pet project called Girls Go-To-Sea Campaign.
The flag off happened on Wednesday, April 6 at the Lagos Anglican Girls Grammar School, Surulere Lagos with over 850 school girls and their parents in attendance.
In a press statement made available to PLATFORM REPORTERS and signed by the Executive Director, Face Of Maritime International, Mr Sylvanus Obasi, he noted that ,”The Girls Go-To-Sea Campaign is a catch them young program targeted at Secondary School girls with a view to sensitize them about maritime career opportunities and encourage them to take career options in the maritime sector.
“It was an open field event, and Mrs Rita Uruakpa, Director of Cabotage Services dept of NIMASA delivered a wonderful Presentation on Maritime Career Prospects for Females.
“The message is simple: “maritime is not only for men”. “What a man can do, a woman can do better”. “Gender balance in the maritime sector”. Watch out for more of this from Queen Temi this year! #faceofmaritimeinternational #girlsgotoseacampaign #beautyforthesea #nimasa”, he stated.