REPORT ON THE INVESTITURE OF THE ELEVENTH NATIONAL CHAIRMAN, ENGR. PROF ADISA ADEMOLA BELLO FNSE, FNIMechE AND INAUGURATION OF THE SECOND NATIONAL STUDENTS PRESIDENT,COMR. PATRICK A. ADREW SMNSE, SMNIMechE
HELD ON 12TH FEBRUARY 2014
AT REIZ CONTINENTAL HOTEL, ABUJA
REPORT ON THE INVESTITURE OF THE ELEVENTH NATIONAL CHAIRMAN
The event was held at REIZ CONTINENTAL HOTEL, Abuja on the 12th of February 2014. The programme commenced at 11am with the arrival of the PRESIDENT, Nigerian Society of Engineers, Engr. Olorunfemi Ademola Isaac FNSE with some of his executives/council members.
Other people at the investiture included the family of the Chairman Engr. Prof. Adisa .A Bello, former chairmen of NIMechE, representatives from COREN, State chairmen of NIMechE, student executives and students from various institutions, Vice chancellors, Director General Nigerian Automotive Council of Nigeria, Group Executive Director in the NNPC, friends and well wishers of the Institution, NIMechE.
NSE PRESIDENT SPEECH
In his speech, the NSE president, Engr. Isaac Olorunfemi re-affirmed his commitment towards the growth and success of NIMechE. He described NIMechE as one of the fastest growing branches of NSE.
He thanked all those that attended the programme and pledged his full support for the branch of NSE, NIMechE.
SWEARING IN OF THE NATIONAL CHAIRMAN
Before the handing over of mantle of leadership to Engr. Prof. Adisa Ademola Bello, by Engr. Ayo Fanimokun, his profile was read out with his wife standing beside him. The oath of office was administered to him by Engr. Ayo Fanimokun and the symbol of power given to him. After his swearing in as National Chairman, Engr. Prof. Adisa gave his acceptance speech and his loyalty to the Institution, NIMechE.
After the Chairman’s acceptance speech, other national executives of the Institution were sworn in. they include;
Engr. Ogechukwu MNSE MNIMechE Deputy Chairman
Engr. Richard. MNSE MNIMechE General Secretary
Engr. Mrs. Funmi Akingbabohun MNSE FNIMechE Membership Secretary
Engr. Lucas Omotosho MNSE MNIMechE Research and monitoring Secretary
Engr. Rachael Ugye MNSE MNIMechE Cooperate Resource Secretary
Engr. Alhassan A. Mohammed MNSE MNIMechE Professional development Secretary
SWEARING IN OF NIMechE-NSF EXECUTIVES
The swearing in of National executives of NIMechE was preceded by the handing over / swearing in of executives of the National Student Forum of NIMechE and the subsequent handing over of the mantle of leadership to the National Student President of NIMechE-NSF, Andrew Patrick Adeiza by the national chairman, Engr. Prof. Adisa Ademola Bello
Other National student executives include
Andrew Patrick Adeiza President
Kazeem Lawal Isamot Vice President
Peter Asogwa General Secretary
Oyewole Shadiat Assistant General Secretary
Kehinde Gboyega Treasurer
Ibrahim Z. Zubairu Financial Secretary
Ajao Oluwatofunmi Technical Secretary
Idris O Idris Membership Secretary
Christiana Ogunwade Welfare Secretary
Ibrahim O Balogun Ex-officio I
Olushiyan Femi Ex-officio II
The swearing in of student executives was preceded by the sharing of souvenirs.
The closing pray was said and followed by the NIMechE Anthem and National Anthem around 2:30pm.