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Imo Gov appoints Former NSE Owerri Chairman as the Chairman of Imo Water Corporation Board

The Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha has appointed the past Chairman of NSE Owerri Branch, Engr Emeka Ugoanyanwu as the Chairman of the Board of Imo State Water Corporation. Until recently, Engr Emeka Celestine Ugoanyanwu was the General Manager/Chief Executive of the Imo Water Development Agency(IWADA) from 2001 to 2014 and the immediate past Chairman of the Nigerian Society...

NIMechE Pays Tribute to NNPC GMD, Engr. Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, as He Retires Today

The NIMechE National Chairman extolled the attributes of the out-going 17th Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Chairman, Nigerian Gas Association Advisory Board, Engr. Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, FNIMechE, FNSE, FAEng in glowing terms as he proceeds on retirement today, Monday 7th July, 2019. Engr. Dr Robinson Ejilah in his message congratulated Dr Baru,...

Lagos commences work on Lagos-Badagry Expressway

Ten years after the commencement of the 10-lane Lagos-Badagry Expressway, life is set to return to the axis as the Lagos State Government today flagged off the continuation of the road construction that experienced low activities in the last four years. Performing the flag off, the Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr Kadri Obafemi Hamzat stated that the return to the...

Meet Mele Kyari: The new Group Managing Director of the NNPC

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday confirmed the appointment of the Group General Manager, Crude Oil Marketing Division (COMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kolo Kyari, as the new Group Managing Director of the corporation. Mr Kyari from Borno State, succeeds the incumbent GMD, Maikanti Baru, who is due for retirement from the NNPC next month. Mr Kyari comes...

Establishment of Public Works Department, A welcome Idea – Ogun NSE

The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) in Ogun State has welcomed the idea of Ogun State Governor, Prince Dr. Dapo Abiodun, MFR on the establishment and invigoration of a public works department to handle the routine maintenance and rehabilitation of roads, most of which are in poor condition across the entire state. The Chairman, Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Abeokuta...

SANWO-OLU INCREASES LASTMA OFFICERS’ ALLOWANCE, WARNS AGAINST CORRUPTION, HARASSMENT

PRESS RELEASE SANWO-OLU INCREASES LASTMA OFFICERS' ALLOWANCE, WARNS AGAINST CORRUPTION, HARASSMENT ...Says No Cabinet Member Will Be Exempted From Traffic Rules Lagos State Governor Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced one hundred percent increase in the allowances of Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA officials to encourage and motivate the workers in the performance of their duties and also in fulfilment of his...

Engineers in politics: Engr Abdullahi Sule; an engineer with a vision to industrialize Nassarawa

Engr. Abdullahi Sule on May 29, 2019, joined the new set of leaders taking over the affairs of states across the country while others would renew their oath for another four years. Nasarawa is one of the states where a new helmsman will take charge. He joined a group of engineers who had taken interest in politics and putting...

Sanwo-Olu Launches Eko Innovation Centre

The incoming Governor of Lagos, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday unveiled the Eko Innovation Centre, a tech hub that is private sector-driven. The initiative was developed to strategically increase entrepreneurial and technological capacity across the state. Speaking during the launch of the centre located at Ikoyi, Sanwo-Olu, who would be sworn-in today as Governor of Lagos State, said the location of the...

Nasarawa Governor-elect Assures Of Robust Develoment

Nasarawa State governor-elect, Engr Abdullahi Alhaji Sule, has promised to explore the potentials that abound in the state to enhance the socio-economic development of the state. Engr Sule, stated this when he received Eggon Stakeholders and the Nigeria Society of Engineers in his office at the Presidential Lodge Lafia, yesterday. He said he would welcome advices and contributions from intellectuals and...

Oyo NSE Suggests Sustainable Infrastructural Development Roadmap For Makinde

IN line with his manifesto on infrastructure, agricultural mechanisation and overall technological emancipation of the state, the Nigerian Society of Engineers, Oyo State, comprising Ibadan branch, Ogbomoso branch, Oluyole and Oyo branch, has suggested ideas for the state governor-elect, Seyi Makinde, towards the roadmap for sustainable infrastructural development of the state. In its submission presented to the governor-elect when members...