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From the NSE National Headquarters to the Engineers: Moving Forward

Memo to All Members, Since the resumption of the President, Engr. Otis Anyaeji, FNSE, FAEng, in office in January 2016, the Society has consistently made several advocacy efforts to the Federal Government through relevant political office holders, on the need to rightfully position qualified and registered Engineers to hold key leadership responsibilities in specific engineering establishments/institutions for effective and optimal...

Celebrating the Nigerian Infrastructure Engineer, Olatunji Ariyomo as He rises to the Prestigious Rank of Fellowship of NSE by Isqil Najim

To be accorded the highest honour in your profession must be a great achievement one would ever wish to be identified with. But when that honour comes after  diligent and consistent selfless public services of close to two decades and still counting, one  must be beating the drum. But that will not be for the humble and silently hardworking...

Buhari assigns portfolios to all 43 ministers [Full list]

President Muhammadu Buhari has sworn-in his cabinet for the second term. President Buhari sworn-in his 43 Ministers on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday. He charged his new ministers to work towards ensuring better Nigeria and a country the citizens would be proud of. The newly appointed Ministers include: Abia Dr. Uchechukwu Ogah Minister of State Mines and Steel Development Adamawa Muhammadu Musa Bello Minister of Federal...

Ikeja Engineers to Honour Idiat Amusu as Branch organizes Project Skill Competition for Schools

The Nigerian Society of Engineers, Ikeja Branch, under the leadership of Engr Funmilade Akingbagbohun is set for the 2019 "Project Skill Competition" which will hold on May 15th 2019 at the Olu Awoyinfa Hall of the Branch Secretariat in Lagos. The Event will also honour one of the Branch's outstanding female leaders and veteran engineer, Engr Idiat Amusu, a fellow...

Lagos Traffic Challenge and Converting Economic Loss to Gain by Austyne Duru

The ever bustling city of Lagos suffers several problems including unplanned population growth, deficit housing, increasing slum counts, inefficient waste management, and perennial traffic congestion. It is true that successive Governments, since 1999 return to democracy, have implemented palliative measures to fix the challenges. Indeed some sectors receive good funding and hence improvement are recorded, one of such sectors...

The quality of leadership must be evident in one’s work, We have fake doctors and fake engineers – Kenyan DP

Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto on Wednesday narrated how his fake engineer friend was once busted by the Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK). Addressing the 1st Inter-Professional Summit at Shanzu, Mombasa County, Ruto acknowledged that there are countless quacks in the market who pose as professionals. "The quality of leadership must be evident in one's work. Like everything else, there are...

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,...

Water Supply: We are open to Public Private Partnership in Osun – Ministry of Water Resources

The Special Adviser on Water Resources and Energy, Engr. Adeniran Ibitoye has stated that in order to ensure success in water supply and distribution in the State of Osun, there is need to overcome the challenges which are already on ground through proper sensitisation. The need for the sensitisation is essential so as to avoid bypass on the pipes by...

LASG APPROVES NEW ENTRY POINT FOR ENGINEERS IN STATE PUBLIC SERVICE

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved a new entry point for Engineers in the Public Service in line with the present Administration’s commitment to the seamless career progression of Public Servants in the State. A release by issued and signed by the State Head of Service, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola, noted that the new entry point for Engineers is...

I’ll end Apapa gridlock within my first 60 days in office –Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State governor-elect, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said he will end the protracted gridlock in Apapa area of the state within the first 60 days of his administration. He said not minding the politics involved, he would rid the area of all the trailers whose operations have been responsible for the intractable gridlock. Sanwo-Olu said this on Saturday during an interactive...