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We want to make our country safer, for ourselves, for our children and for coming generations of Nigerians- Seun Faluyi

SPEECH delivered by Engr Oluseun Faluyi, MNSE, FNISafetyE, FNIMechE during his Investiture as the first chairman of Lagos Chapter of Nigerian Institution of Safety Engineers All Protocols observed. I want to thank you all for coming to this inauguration today. On behalf of the entire Executive Committee members that are being inaugurated today, as well as the entire members of the Lagos...

FULL SPEECH ON LAGOS PLAN: ‘BRIDGING THE INFRASTRUCTURE GAP, THE LAGOS WE KNOW’ BY DR OBAFEMI HAMZAT

DELIVERED BY DR. OBAFEMI HAMZAT, LAGOS STATE DEPUTY GOVERNORSHIP CANDIDATE OF THE ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC) ON THE OCCASION OF THE ANNUAL  AWARD NIGHT, ORGANISED BY THE NIGERIAN INSTITUTION OF CIVIL ENGINEERS, LAGOS CHAPTER, HELD AT DIGITAL CENTRE, LAGOS STATE SECRETARIAT, ALAUSA. Protocols I am very happy and honoured to be here today as the guest speaker on this very important...

Who are Engineers? By Engr Foluseke A. Somolu

This is the story of an engineer, a Nigeria engineer and power system engineer colleagues, the story of their succeeding generation, of their professional lives spent so that Nigeria may have electricity/ Where the story dwells on the author’s achievements, it can be taken as an example of what most of the NEPA engineers did or could do, and...

BEYOND TECHNOLOGY: Integrity, Ethical and Probity issues in Public Infrastructure Development

(A Speech delivered by Engr Titi Omo-Ettu, FAEng, FNSE at the First Sina Egberongbe Memorial Lecture of the Nigerian Society of Engineers, Abeokuta Branch). Distinguished ladies and gentlemen, Our subject matter is someone who I know very well, someone who should always be talked of in the present, and not in the past. When I came here on an evangelical mission in 1998...

It’s time we stop waiting for someone to come and make that change by Lawal Oluwasheun Richard

Text of Address By the New Administration of NIMechE NSF Mr. Lawal Richard Oluwaseun  "It's time we stopped waiting for someone to come and make that change, rather we become the change we so desire." I want to firstly give thanks to God for this opportunity to serve in the capacity of the National President of The Nigerian institution of Mechanical...

THE TRUE SITUATION OF ELECTRIC POWER IN NIGERIA TODAY AND THE PROSPECTS FOR THE FUTURE- BY H.E BABATUNDE RAJI FASHOLA, SAN

“ THE TRUE SITUATION OF ELECTRIC POWER IN NIGERIA TODAY AND THE PROSPECTS FOR THE FUTURE” BEING TEXT OF SPEECH BY H.E BABATUNDE RAJI FASHOLA, SAN AT THE NIGERIA-SOUTH AFRICA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE (NSACC) OCTOBER 2018 BREAKFAST FORUM Thank you for inviting me to be your speaker at this Breakfast meeting and for choosing the topic, that seeks to know...

AFFORDABLE HOUSING INITIATIVES: WHICH WAY TO GO? by Bldr. Kenneth Nduka

Being a presentation by  Bldr. Kenneth Nnabuife Nduka FNIOB, President, The Nigerian Institute of Building at the Housing and Construction Fair holding at the International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan. INTRODUCTION Diverse definitions could be given to affordable housing from diverse persuasions. Obviously, need- satisfying and socio-cultural peculiarities, prescriptive national economic dictates, underlining climatic conditions, prevailing nation-wide terrorism and the associated...

Investiture Speech of Engr. Prof. Fola Lasisi, FAEng, FNSE, FASCE, FNIAE, FNIM as the 10th President of the Academy

I feel greatly privileged to be addressing this august assembly as the tenth President of the Nigerian Academy of Engineering. I want to thank God Almighty for this day as I am given the leadership of our great Academy for this unique opportunity to serve the Engineering Profession. I am very happy to join our Immediate Past President, Engr. J....

SQUARE HOLES AND ROUND PEGS AS HURDLES FOR PUBLIC INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT BY ENGR TITI OMO-ETTU

(A speech at the Inauguration of Engr Adedamola Falade-Fatila as the 25th Chairman, Nigerian Society of Engineers, Ibadan Branch) by Titi Omo-Ettu I imagine I may need to give some explanation of the subject matter of this short speech, as it may bring some confusing, however unintended! When we take a plan view of a hole, we do not see a square,...

NAF Showcases Innovative Products at Expo 2018 By OLATOKUNBO ADESANYA

NAF Showcases Innovative Products at Expo 2018 Participants at the just concluded Technology and Innovation Expo 2018 have expressed absolute delight over the innovativeness and achievements of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in the area of Research and Development (R&D). The NAF, which was invited by the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology to the 5-day exhibition, had on display...