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RE: 2020 Amendments to RPC 2007

My attention has been drawn to various reactions to my opinion on the issue of the 2020 Amendment to the RPC 2007 as recently announced by Abubakar Malami in his capacity as Attorney-General of the Federation, gazette and marked S.I No. 15 of 2020 by the Federal Government of Nigeria. Even as diversity of perspectives is the currency in the...

Nigeria’s Satellite Now Service Indian Ocean Region – FG

NigComSat-1R satellite, a communications satellite managed and operated by the Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited (NIGCOMSAT Ltd), now service the Indian Ocean region, the agency’s Managing Director/CEO Dr. Abimbola Alale has disclosed. Alale who said this in a statement on Thursday added that a Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS) broadcast signal over Africa and the Indian Ocean (AFI) region by the Agency...

Lagos govt to close Ojota interchange to second bridge for three months

The Lagos State government on Friday announced that it will close the popular Ojota interchange up to the second bridge in the area for three months beginning from Monday, September 21, for some repairs. The state government which announced the closure through the state Ministry of Transportation, said motorists are expected to use the alternative routes during the three months...

NIGCOMSAT, ASECNA, Thales Alenia to power first African early SBAS open service

The Agency for Air Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar, ASCENA, has commenced a Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS) broadcast signal over Africa and Indian Ocean (AFI) region, providing the first SBAS open service in this part of the world on NigComSat-1R satellite, a communications satellite managed and operated by NIGCOMSAT Ltd under the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital...

Oyetola flags off Osun Ethanol Bio-Refinery Factory, says govt’s economic summit yielding positive results

...10,000 jobs to be generated The Governor of the state of Osun, Adegboyega Oyetola has said that his administration will leave nothing to chance in its determination to stimulate the economy of the State through a robust and mutually-benefitting Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) as part of efforts to place the State on the path of socio-economic growth, development and sustainability. He said the...

Babalakin resigns as UNILAG Pro-Chancellor

* Alleges outcome of Visitation panel predetermined The Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Dr. Wale Babalakin(SAN), has resigned following alleged disagreement with the Federal Government on the Visitation Panel sent to the university. He said there were too many vested interests in UNILAG matter, who were not approaching the issues objectively. But he said it has come to a stage he...

NSE Fellowship application Portal redeveloped, now open

Dear Distinguished Engineers, I am pleased to inform you that the newly developed NSE Fellowship Application Portal is open and running currently. What you should expect in the new Fellowship Application Portal. Ease of Online Registration. Online Payment and Receipt. Filling of all applications online (Direct and Invitation). Validate your Membership Status Applicant tracking of application progress till Council Approval stage. Online Proposer Confirmation by Members (No...

Nigeria: ‘Deregulation’ As an Overused Lie in Nigeria.

By Tope Fasua. Deregulation is, in other words, real and proper regulation of an industry. Are we ready to stop corruption or get Nigerians to do the right thing in their roles? Are we ready to stop this self-imposed rat-race that we foisted on ourselves? I don't think so. That we never learnt from COVID-19 and changed our ways is...

Vacancy Plant Quality Manager at Food and Confectionery Product Nigeria Limited

Food and Confectionery Product Nigeria Limited is into production and manufacturing of food. We are recruiting to fill the position below: Job Title: Plant Quality Manager Location: Nigeria Employment Type: Full-time Details We are looking for highly diligent candidates with excellent attention to detail for the role of Quality Manager. Quality Managers are responsible for monitoring and evaluating internal production processes, examining products to determine...

World Ozone Day: Arup Nigeria sets to mark International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, Invites all to its Webinar

In 1970s, scientists discovered that humanity was creating a hole in earth's protective shield at ozone layer and raised alarm. The global response was decisive. The world’s governments adopted the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer in 1985. Under the Convention’s Montreal Protocol, governments, scientists and industry worked together to cut out 99 per cent of...

Engineers task Buhari on 4th industrial revolution

The Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers (NIMechE), Lagos State Chapter, on Wednesday called on the Federal Government to create an industrial hub to boost the nation’s Fourth Industrial Revolution drive. The Chairman of NIMechE, Lagos State Chapter, Dr Uche Obiajulu, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria during the association’s engineering week programme. Obiajulu said that...

100 million-year-old sperm is the oldest ever found. And it’s giant

The oldest known sperm in the world has been discovered, locked in a piece of amber that solidified when behemoths like Spinosaurus dominated the Earth. The giant sperm comes from a much more miniscule creature than the toothy Spinosaurus: an ostracod, a crustacean that looks like a shrimp dressing up as a clam for Halloween. Known colloquially as "seed shrimp,"...

Vacancy : Production Supervisor at Food and Confectionery Product Nigeria Limited

Food and Confectionery Product Nigeria Limited is into production and manufacturing of food. We are recruiting to fill the position below: Job Title: Production Supervisor Location: Nigeria Employment Type: Full-time Details We are looking for a Production Supervisor that has excellent multitasking abilities. The Production Supervisor is responsible for increasing productivity with innovative methods and motivating staff to perform better. To be successful as a Production Supervisor...

The Presidency, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission – Press Statement on Fake News About Kainji Dam

The attention of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission has been drawn to very dangerous fake news circulating about Kainji Dam. As part of the Power Sector reforms, Kainji Hydropower Facilities are on concession to Mainstream Energy Solutions Ltd. Mainstream's responsibility includes safe custody of the entire dam structure and appurtenances. The ICRC, being the statutory agency responsible for pre and...

vacancy Design Engineer (Electrical) at Mar & Mor Engineering Services Limited

Mar & Mor Engineering Services Limited is a building services company, passionate about customer satisfaction, best practices and standards compliance. We are in Business to continuously raise the bar in the delivery of Mechanical, Electrical Engineering and Plumbing services that meet the quality standards, performance and price aspirations of our customers while reducing maintenance and support requirement to the...