Process to Become a Member of Pest Control Association of Nigeria

PECAN celebrated her 30th year anniversary on 27th November, 2019 at the prestigious Providence Hotel, Ikeja GRA. This event was a landmark in the history of the association as the event attracted the crème de la crème of the society.

PECAN has continued to partner with all notable and relevant stakeholders and regulators in the industry such as EHORECON, LASEPA, EHOAN, NAFDAC etc.

With the passage of time, PECAN has made giant strides and significant achievements recorded not only in the area of environmental health but also in the development of the nation as a whole.

HISTORY OF PEST CONTROL ASSIOCIATION OF NIGERIA (PECAN)
WEMABOD Estate (a division of ODUA Investment) had a historic meeting with major pest control companies on 6th August, 1989 in respect of bidding for a pest control service for their numerous properties spread across in Nigeria.

At the convergence of the contractors in the waiting room of WEMABOD Estate, it dawned on everyone present that there is the need to convey a forum of stakeholder under one umbrella to build a viable industry in Nigeria. This led to another meeting of all stakeholders in the pest control industry which was held in December 1989, in the office of Mr. Olaribigbe Ilori Oluwo in which the executives that will steer the ship of the new association was formed and elected.

The Executives were:

Mr. Olaribigbe Oluwo – President

Mr. Kayode Osubogun – Vice President

Alh. Yekini Gbadamosi – Treasurer

Mr. O.C Bakare – Secretary General

The set goals and objectives of the association were:

  1. To build a very strong and virile association, which shall promote the growth and development of pest control industries in Nigeria.
  2. To create and maintain a clean health practice and pest free environment in residential, industrial and agricultural premises.
  3. To advocate government on steps to tale towards threats posed by pests in agricultural and public health pests e.g. mosquitoes, rodents etc.
  4. To liaise with other corporate bodies, relevant government agencies and stakeholders.

REQUIREMENTS AND PROCESSES TO BECOME PECAN MEMBER

Intending member should collect membership application form with N10,000 from PECAN Secretariat inside Lagos NUT building, Pavilion Ikeja.

Or pay N10,000 into PECAN bank account with the following details.

Account Holder: Pest Control Association of Nigeria.

Account No: 1013882041

Banker: Zenith.

Application Form will be forwarded to the intending member immediately credit alert is received by the Association

  1. Completed application form with all attachments should be submitted to Pecan Secretariat at NUT pavilion Alausa,Lagos.
  2. The membership committee of the Association will visit the intending member address and carry out inspection of his facility.

The membership committee will recommend training if deficiency is detected for the company at N25, 000

Membership fee is N50, 000, annual subscription N25, 000

For further inquiries, intending applicant can reach out to the General Secretary of the association PCO Oriade 08023137438.