ENGR. TASIU SAAD GIDARI-WUDIL (ENGR. WUDIL), FNSE, SMIEEE, MNIM
Engr. Tasiu Saad Gidari –Wudil (Engr. Wudil), FNSE, SMIEEE was born at Wudil, in Kano State. His early educational career saw him through the Wudil Central Primary School, Government Technical College, Wudil, Science Secondary School Dawakin Kudu. He later got admission into the Federal University of Technology (now ATBU), Bauchi to study Electrical and Electronics Engineering in 1985. Engr. Wudil holds a Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering (Power & Machines) and Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering (Power & Machines) from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi.
Engr. Gidari-Wudil worked with the Kano State Science and Technical Schools Management Board as Electrical Instructor at the Government Technical College, Wudil. He also served as Engineer 1 (Electrical) at the Ministry of Education, Kano. He got a job with the Bayero University Computer Centre as Computer Maintenance Engineer but later joined the defunct National Electric Power Authority (NEPA). Engr. Gidari-Wudil is now an Assistant General Manager with the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission.
Engr. T. S. G-Wudil is a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers, a Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), New York, USA, Pioneer Chair of the Power & Energy Society, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Nigeria Chapter, Member Nigerian Institute of Management, and a Professional Member, American Society of Safety Engineers, ASSE. Engr. Gidari-Wudil was registered with COREN in 2001 and is the first Nigerian Engineer to be Certified Regulatory Specialist. He is also Certified Public Private Partnership Specialist both from Institute of Public Private Partnership (IP3) Washington DC.
Engr. Gidari-Wudil is a true NSE man with passion for the development of young engineers, and protection of the dignity of the Nigerian engineer. He has served at various levels in Jos, Bauchi and Maitama Branches. He served in various boards and committees at the NSE National level. He has been on COREN and NBTE accreditation.
He superintends the Engineering Bureau Service Department and Board (Engineering Manpower Bureau, Cost Indices and Infrastructural Score Card Committee, Accreditation Committee). He was the pivot of the implementation of the Computer Based Test for NSE corporate examination. He also championed the creation of the Energy Audit Study Group. The EBS Board under his leadership was able to get Council approval to introduce the Engineering Product Endorsement Scheme.
Engr. Ibitoye Felix Adeniran, FNSE
Engr. Prince Hon. Ibitoye Adeniran Kilomodemo, a Royal Prince from Osun State, who is popularly known and called KILOMODEMO or KLM” is the immediate past Chairman NSE Osogbo Branch. He is the Managing Partner, IBI Babatunde Company Nigeria Limited, Executive Director, Royal Synergy Associates Limited and the Vice President, Board of Covenant Helpers Foundation. He holdsMaster in Public Administration at Ladoke Akintola University, LAUTECH, Ogbomosho, Oyo State and Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Ondo State University (Now Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti). He has worked in various capacities early in his carreer at companies such as, Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), Warri a
Engr. Kilomodemo has presented some technical and professional papers and attended many local and international Conferences within and outside the Country. He is a Fellow, Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers (NIMechE), Automotive Engineers Institute (AutoEl) and registered with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN). He is also a member of National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), International Association of Engineering (IAENG), among others.
He has served the engineering in many capacities meritoriously and given various awards in the course of his services. Under his watch, he led the NSE Osogbo Branch to become the best Branch among the over 60 Branches of the NSE and also 2nd in 2016.
Kilomodemo is a philanthropist, is well read, kindhearted, upright, generous, lively and loyal to the cause he believes.
Engr. Akinteye Joseph Olatunde, FNSE
Engr. Akinteye Joseph Olatunde, FNSE, is a Civil Engineer with Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and Masters of Public Administration (MPA) from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, Oyo State. Also, he attended many Institutions for both professional and performance enhancement courses within and outside the country.
Engr. J. O. Akinteye has well over two decades of experience in Civil Engineering practice. He won FCT NYSC Award after his Service year in 1996 and this fetched him automatic employment with the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) Abuja. He thereafter commenced his working Career as an Engineer with FCDA in 1996 during which he held various positions on several engineering projects. He is a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers with membership number and registered with Council for the Regulation of Engineers in Nigeria (COREN).
He has served the Engineering and Nigeria in many capacities at both his branch and National level. he has won many distinguished awards as a results of his professional activities and services to the country.
National Executive Members
Engr. Adediran Halimat Sole C., MNSE
Engr. Mrs. Halimat Adediran, is a Mechanical Engineer and currently the Regional Manager (North CFAO Equipment. A product of Lagos State University and Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, she has worked with organisations such as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Sofitam Nig. Ltd (a subsidiary of CFAO Nig. Ltd) before joining the CFAO. She is also a National Executive Member of the Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
She was responsible for the development, growth and promoting the organization in the downstream Oil and Gas sector for the entire Northern Region and ensured a seamless administration of all engineering operations in the northern part of the country and secured a good market share for the TOPTECH brand of fuel dispensing pumps as its now one of the top ranking brands servicing the downstream sector in the country today.
Engr. Mrs. Halimat Adediran is happily married and blessed with lovely kids. She speaks Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba languages fluently. Her hubbies includes travelling and listening to news. She has won awards at local and national level from both the Nigerian Society of Engineers and Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers and many other organisations.
She registered with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), and a member of the Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers (NIMechE), Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE), Association of Professional Women Engineers of Nigeria (APWEN), Nigerian Institution of Safety Engineers (NISE), Association of Professional Managers and Administrators of Nigeria (IPMA), and a Fellow, Chartered Institute of Finance and Control of Nigeria (CIFC)
She has served in several capacities within the Engineering family at the Branch, Division and Chapter.
Engr. Dr. Babalola Rasheed, MNSE
Engr. Dr.Rasheed BABALOLA, MNSE is an accomplished Chemical Engineer with a well-developed background in the Oil and Gas Industry. Extensive experience in Refinery and Pipeline Operations as well as in Paints and Chemical production, Equipment Fabrication, Process Analysis and Enhancement with a proven ability to combine technical knowledge and understanding with a strong commercial awareness. Also a Personate trained Teacher with wealth of experience.
He holds PhD, M.ENG, PGD , HND and ND all in Chemical Engineering. He has worked with Oil and Gas Industries in various capacities at NNPC/PPMC as well as in paint and Chemical industry. He was the Chairman of RABAB Nig. Limited, a paint production and consulting firm, also Managing Director of Tecnik Specialist Services and Consultancy limited. He is currently a Lecturer with the Department of Chemical Engineering, Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot Akpaden. His area of research is Reaction Engineering Kinetics, Catalysis and Petroleum.
He has (at several times) been the Assistant Technical Secretary, Technical Secretary of the Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Kaduna Branch. He has also served the Nigerian Society of Engineers, Kaduna Branch as Assistant Publicity Secretary, Publicity Secretary, and Vice Chairman and currently serving as the Chairman.
Engr. Dr.Rasheed BABALOLA has membership to many professional bodies such as Member, Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Member, American Society of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), Member Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers (NSChE), Member, Nigerian Institute of Management (NIMChartered) as well as a registered Engineer with Council for Regulation of Nigerian Engineers (COREN). He has a number of Academic and Technical publications to his credit as well as patent in the “Development of Zeolite Y, an FCCU Catalyst from Local Raw Material. (Patent No: NG/P/2014/139).
Engr. Garba Yakubu Ali, FNSE
Engr Garba is a COREN registered Civil Engineer. he is the Head of Project Monitoring and Evaluation of the Federal Housing Authority, Abuja. Before now he was the Special Assistant (Technical) to the MD/CEO, Resident Engineer FHA paradise Hills Estate Apo/Guzape, Abuja. He was also involved in the design and supervision of civil/structural works of FHA Gwarinpa II Estate, Abuja. He is also a member of the design and vetting team among other assignments related to Civil and Structural Engineering.
He became a corporate member of the NSE in 2003 and Fellow of the Society in 2013 with registration number 13836 and registered with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) in 2004.He is a registered member of Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (MNICE), Society for the Construction Industry Arbitrators (Micarb) and a Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Administrators (FCAI)
He is the chairman of NSE Abuja Branch and has also served as the Chairman of Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers, Abuja Chapter among others notable positions he has held including National Committees at NSE Headquarters. he has won many awards as a result of his hard works.
Engr Igwegbe Nnenna Chinyere, MNSE.
Engr. Chinyere Nnenna Igwegbe is a product of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria where she bagged her Bachelors in Engineering from the department of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering where she made history as the first female Class Representative in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering Department and the entire Engineering Faculty. She also holds Masters in Business Administration from Metropolitan University London, UK
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She is presently the Principal Partner of Krumberg Engineering Limited and Board Member, Benedict Ekejiuba Foundation, an NGO that caters for children and old people. Engr. Chinyere Nnenna Igwegbe was in charge of the finance department of Valenz Holdings Limited, Abuja office, overseeing the Project Financing and Monitoring of all the projects handled by the company. She has worked in various capacities such as Dual Engineering Services Limited where she became the Safety Officer on all the projects handled by the company, Cross River Basin Development Agency, Calabar, . She moved to Abuja 2005, where she joined Valenz Holdings Limited, a company involved in Procurement, Construction and Consultancy in the Power / Energy Sector.
She is a member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers and registered with COREN. She is an active member of NSE Abuja branch and also some of the divisions of NSE including APWEN and has contributed immensely and selflessly
Engr. Akin Akintola, FNSE, FNIMechE
Engr. Akintola Akintayo Charles was born in Ibadan into the famous Akintola family of Ogbomoso, Oyo State. He had his early education at Omolewa Nursery and Primary Institution, Ibadan, African Church Grammar School and Loyola College both in Ibadan, Oyo State.. He worked briefly with the Oyo State Civil Service before proceeding to the Polytechnic Ibadan for his Advance Level programme. He gained admission to the University of Ibadan where he had his first degree in Mechanical Engineering and thereafter, a Master in Engineering.
Over the course of the years, he has attended many professional courses both within and outside Nigeria to develop himself and also impart the same knowledge on others. He is a member of many professional bodies. He has handled many Engineering Project for various Clients within and Outside Nigeria. He is proudly an Engineer who is proudly an OGBOMOSO, a NIGERIAN and AFRICAN who will never take it to address anyone or himself or address him as a BLACK Man.
His career has spanned various organistaions such as Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria ( as Lecturer), OLUVIL Ventures, Ibadan, Oyo State (as Field Engineer), Nigerian Bottling Company Plc, Lagos and Maiduguri (as Maintenance Engineer), Unilever Nigeria Plc, Lagos and Aba (as Project Engineer/ TPM Manager), Daid Nigeria Limited, Lagos (as Assistant General Manager), Christlieb Plc, Lagos (as Production Manager). While he is currently Managing Director, CharlieDebby Consult, Lagos, and Managing Partner, at Dynamicinitiative Limited, Lagos,
Engr Akintola have served the Engineering in various capacities both national and state before his recent election. He is the immediate past Chairman of NSE Ikeja Branch and has served various committees of NSE National as well as NIMechE National and Lagos. He was instrumental to the formation of NIMechE Lagos Chapter.
Engr (Mrs). Mojirade Oloruntoba, MNSE, FNSChE
Engr Mrs Oloruntoba is the immediate Past Chairman, NSE, Ilesa Branch which she served between 2016 and 2018. Mojirade is currently a Chief Research and Development Officer at Prototype Engineering Development Institute (PEDI), Ilesa, one of the institutes under National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI).
Engr. (Mrs.) OLORUNTOBA, Mojirade Monsurat was born in Ikeja, Lagos State. She had her primary and secondary education in Lagos State before proceeding to the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) degree in Chemical Engineering in 1998. She was posted to Cross River State for the one-year mandatory National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) scheme. She had a stint with lecturing due to her flair for teaching before proceeding to University of Lagos for a Master of Science (M.Sc) degree in Chemical Engineering. She is at the edge of completing a doctor of philosophy (Ph.D) programme in Chemical Engineering at the University of Lagos.
Engr Oloruntoba is a registered engineer with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), Member, Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE)
Fellow, Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers (NSChE), Member, Association of Professional Women Engineers of Nigeria (APWEN), Member, Society of Women Engineer (SWE), Member, Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM), Member, Materials Society of Nigeria (MSN), and many more
She played a vital role in the formation of Ilesa Chapter of the Association of Professional Women Engineers of Nigeria (APWEN) in 2012. The young Chapter under her leadership hosted a successful APWEN National Conference/AGM tagged “Virtue 2014”. She has served NSE body through various committees which she is either a member of a chair. This is aside the various services to Ilesa Branch of NSE as well as COREN’s Engineering Regulation and Monitory, Ilesa Inspectorate where she is a member.
She has attended several career enhancement courses and quite a number of workshops, seminars and conferences (both local and international), and also has to her credit, scholarly publications in reputable journals.