L-R: Mr. Kunle Ade-Ojo, Managing Director Toyota (Nigeria) Limited, Mrs. Adisa, First Bank & Mr. Henry Ojuoko, Head Dealer Development & Special Projects.
Despite the global COVID-19 pandemic that has ravaged many economies, companies and businesses, Toyota (Nigeria) Limited (TNL), authorised franchise holder of Toyota products in Nigeria recently made good its promise to reward its loyal customers in its annual Toyota Awards.
At the appreciation and presentation ceremony held at the corporate head office of TNL in Lekki, the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) won the Evergreen Customer of the Year Award for its commitment to and consistent patronage of Toyota products and services over the years.
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) came first in the Customer of the Year category, First Bank Nigeria Plc was the First Runner-up while another bank, Guaranty Trust Bank was the Second Runner-up in the category.
Representatives of all the winning organisations expressed appreciation for TNL’s recognition and reward of their patronage. They assured that they will continue to patronise TNL while encouraging the automobile Company to remain consistent in their delivery of quality service and products to their customers.
Similarly rewarded at the ceremony were Automobile Journalists that proved their mettle and professionalism in their objective reporting of activities and events in the automobile industry, especially TNL activities.
L- R: Mr. Kunle Ade-Ojo Managing Director Toyota (Nigeria) Limited, Mr. Rasheed Bisiriyu, Punch & Mr. Henry Ojuoko, Head, Dealer Development & Special Projects TNL.
Rasheed Bisiriyu of Punch Newspaper came first in the Motoring Journalist of the Year category, while Theodore Opara of Vanguard Newspaper and Mike Ochonma of Business Day Newspaper emerged First Runner-up and Second Runner-up respectively.
Chairman of TNL, Chief Michael Ade Ojo, noted that “the Superior Quality Toyota brand is built on a strong foundation of the CAN DO spirit, hence we will not allow anything to hinder us from appreciating our teeming corporate and individual customers who have been loyal to us through the years and not forgetting our indefatigable dealers that have been resolute in their quality of service delivery to our esteemed customers.’’
‘’I must appreciate our Journalist friends that have remained transparent in their reports on the auto industry and Toyota activities. We will continue to seek new ways to reach out to our numerous customers to fulfil our mandate to keep them happy and satisfied. This gesture I must emphasise is hinged on our philosophy of rewarding loyalty no matter the circumstance. We will push beyond new horizons to achieve set targets,” he said.
In the same vein, the Managing Director of TNL, Mr. Kunle Ade-Ojo, assured customers of the Company’s commitment to continue to meet their expectations at every customer touch point.
He then hinted that TNL will be introducing a new entry level vehicle at a friendly price towards the end of the year and also stage a Fleet Conference that will unveil plans being put together by TNL to continue to serve the best interest of its teeming customers in the Country.
Ade-Ojo thanked the customers for their continued patronage and dealers for their unwavering commitment to satisfy customers and all the winners catered home commendable prizes in their various categories.
The Head, Dealer Development and Special Projects, Mr. Henry Ojuoko, thanked all winners for their continued patronage and commitment.
He encouraged others to be in the winner’s seat next time as the Company looks forward to a bright and rewarding 2021.
TNL remains the sole distributor of Toyota products for Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) Japan in Nigeria.
The Company is well positioned pan Nigeria to provide industry-best after-sales service in the areas of genuine parts, vehicles servicing/repairs and sales of Toyota vehicles approved for Nigerian roads/environment by TMC Japan.
TNL had enjoyed the patronage of innumerable number of customers since inception while the organisation continuously seeks the best approach and technology to meet customers’ needs and aspirations.
Consequently, TNL on annual basis rewards its loyal customers that have remained resolute in their commitment to the brand and its services. Year 2020 was not an exception despite the challenges posed by the pandemic, the organisation made good to reward its loyal customers.
‘’TNL appreciates and values all its customers and would remain resolute in its superior quality service delivery to them.’’ the Company promised.
Many of its customers have been outstanding and committed in their patronage of Toyota products and services from TNL accredited dealers which serves as a testimony to Nigerians that Toyota is the brand to match in terms of quality, durability, reliability and professional after sales delivery.