Red Star Freight and Arik Air sign GSA Contract to improve cargo movement

Red Star Express Plc has entered into a partnership with Arik Air as its General Sales Agent (GSA).

This was announced during a recent official chat with the Chief Operating Officer of Red Star Freight, Mudiaga Okumagba, at the company’s headquarters.

According to Okumagba, the partnership is expected to enhance Red Star Express’ cargo movement across Nigeria from any location and at any time of the day. “We are happy with this yet another achievement in the GSA space. It is going to impact our efficiency and service delivery to our customers. Having an integrated approach like this would help improve our service deliveries across all our business units and subsidiaries,” he stated.

On his part, the Business Development and Freight Manager (GSA), Mr. Adeyinka Adewumi, emphasized that Red Star Express being Arik Air’s exclusive cargo broker, is a considerable achievement. “Even though we started the GSA business only just recently, its growth has been unprecedented. We look forward to greater achievements”.

According to him, Red Star Express has always wanted to play in this space, and it is great to see that the desire is coming to fruition. “It has always been an ambition to become the top GSA in Africa,” he reiterated.