President & Founder Belemaoil Producing Ltd., An indefatigable Philanthropist Strategic facilitator A Nationalist & Firm believer in the sanctity of Nigeria’s Unity Born on the 28th day of January 1975, to a humble family of Elder and Mrs. Teinbo Saturday Seliyefubara Jack-Rich, in Rivers State, Nigeria. At the age of ten (10), the responsibility to […]
The world of textile is a multi-billion-dollar industry that many aspire to be part of. It is a prestigious business that many dream of getting involved in. In a chat with Fly Safe’s crew the Managing Director/Chief Executive of Mudatex Mudassir and Brothers Limited, Alhaji Mudassir Idris Abubakar disclosed how he ventured into textile and some challenges he has faced along the way to success. Meet the proudly Nigerian Kano born icon who stormed the textile industry with style and dignity.
Please tell us about your journey to fabric making. How did it start? In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. Mudassir and Brothers or Mudatex had a modest beginning in the year 1997. The business assumed its name Mudassir and Brothers or Mudatex based on the popularity of textile products at that time. […]
Fatima Gwadabe is a Pilot in Max Air and the first female pilot in the history of aviation in Kano State. She is stationed in Kano and flies Max Air’s Boeing 737 series mostly seeing on Kano—Abuja—Lagos routes. Gwadabe was born in Kano. She graduated from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Geography.
How do you feel to have achieved this accomplishment of being the first female pilot in Northern Nigeria? To start with, there are few other female pilots from the north. I’m the first from my home state (Kano). Having completed my flight training and working as a full-time commercial pilot was a dream come true. […]
Alhaji Abdulmunaf Yunusa is Nigeria’s businessman and President of Azman Group, a conglomerate company that owns Azman Oil and Gas, Azman Air Services, Azman University, Azman Farms, Azman Fertilizer and Agro Allied and many other successful corporations in Nigeria.
Aviation sectors around the world had suffered a major setback due to the Covid-19 pandemic, and as a result of this, many airlines had to shut down their services. How do you see this deterioration situation affecting Nigeria’s aviation sectors? COVID-19 is a global pandemic and is not just affecting Nigeria’s aviation sectors only, and […]
Alhaji Auwalu Rano is the Chairman of A. A. Rano Nigeria Limited, a man of honour and dignity, considered by many as one of the most respected individuals in Nigeria and a prominent businessman in sub-Saharan Africa.
Alhaji Auwalu Rano, what do you think is the secret behind the success of A. A. Rano Nigeria Ltd? A. A. Rano Nigeria Limited is a conglomerate company, blessed immeasurably, which has been established under a solid based foundation on buying and selling of petroleum products. A. A. Rano is a company that started a […]
Pedro Diaz is an Engineer from Venezuela. A thirty-six (36) years Veteran of the Oil and Gas industry, he has spent sixteen (16) years travelling around the world and worked with various companies in the United States of America, Columbia and Mexico in Gas Processing Projects and Management. In his words “Diaz goes where the oil is”.
Very recently, Belamaoil has been receiving a lot of positive mention in the press and one of the reasons is that of OML 25. What is OML 25 that is so interesting or important to Belemaoil. OML 25 is a unitized block, which Belemaoil is part of it. We have interest of 10.7%. The interest […]
Halima Aliko Dangote is the Group Executive Director of Dangote Industries Limited and Executive Director at Aliko Dangote Foundation.
As a modern hard-working executive, how do you juggle your multiple roles as a business woman, a wife, a mother, and a world traveler? I am incredibly fortunate that I have an immensely rewarding career, a wonderful family and a support structure that allows me to balance all of my roles. But it still takes […]