Thursday, May 23, 2024, was a day of brain storming on the important topic of Transportation Safety in Nigeria as industry stakeholders in the public and private sectors gathered at the Radisson Blu hotel, Ikeja, Lagos.

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Aside top private sector transport stakeholders who graced the event, other agencies present were the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT), National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and the Lagos state government.

After the brain storming, came the Recognitions segment, in the 10th edition of the Nigeria Transport Lecture organized by Transport Day Media.

Prominent among the roll call of those honoured were Toyota By CFAO, as well as the hard working and innovative Managing Director of the company, Mr. Boye Ajayi. 

While Toyota By CFAO was honoured as the Most Outstanding New Auto Entrant of the Year, the Managing Director of the company was honoured as the Auto Personality of the Year.

Toyota By CFAO was recognized for making remarkable impact in its first year of existence in the local market, whereas the Managing Director, Boye Ajayi was rewarded for his innovative and impactful drive in the auto market.

Only last year, CFAO Motors, a leading distributor of mobility products and services in Nigeria, was appointed as an official distributor of Toyota vehicles in Nigeria, effectively becoming the second Toyota distributor in Nigeria, reinforcing the company’s commitment to providing high-quality mobility solutions to its customers.

Toyota is a globally recognized brand, known for its durable, reliable, and high-performance vehicles, while CFAO Motors has a solid pedigree in distributing of quality products.

With the appointment, the company now distributes a wide variety of Toyota vehicles including Sedans, SUVs, Buses, among others. The company has also been authorized to offer after-sales services and genuine Toyota spare parts.

Boye Ajayi, is a seasoned leader known for his impactful role in building and scaling global companies. With a remarkable career spanning across Europe and Sub-Sahara Africa, he has consistently demonstrated outstanding results and business acumen. He excels in steering large, diverse teams and has a rich background in operational and financial leadership.

He is deeply passionate about career and leadership, and not only leads by example but also imparts his leadership wisdom through teaching. His firm belief in leadership being the cornerstone of success has shaped his approach as a Senior Executive Business Leader and Financial Literacy Teacher. Rooted in kingdom principles, his journey is marked by a commitment to excellence and fostering the growth of others.

In a recent interview, the MD said thus- “Toyota By CFAO Nigeria has been warmly embraced in the Nigerian market, leveraging the longstanding presence of CFAO in the country and the trusted reputation of Toyota globally. However, the company hasn’t rested solely on these laurels; it has actively pursued strategies to ensure a positive reception. Emphasizing exemplary service and customer satisfaction, Toyota by CFAO Nigeria goes beyond mere sales to deliver tailored solutions that meet each customer’s unique needs.

“With direct access to Toyota and CFAO platforms Toyota By CFAO Nigeria can tap into a diverse inventory of vehicles and offer customized solutions to Nigerian customers. We are able to respond swiftly to requests for specific models, ensuring a seamless and satisfying customer experience. These efforts underscore Toyota by CFAO Nigeria’s commitment to excellence and its dedication to meeting the evolving needs of the Nigerian market.”