Nigerian Universities Engineering Students Association (NUESA) University of Maiduguri chapter as part of it’s annual program organized a lecture and Distinguished Awards to Engineering personalities at the Elkanemi Hall of University of Maiduguri.
Engr. Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum who is the key note speaker on the topic “Engineering as a tool for peace building in post conflict period” was ably represented by his Chief of Staff, Prof Hussaini Isa Marte delivered the lecture.
Distinguish Awards presented to dignitaries for tireless supports to engineering professions, these includes Prof Babagana Umara Zulum FNSE represented, Her Excellency Engr Dr Habiba Babagana Umara Zulum MNSE, Commissioners of RRR represented, Science, Technology and Higher Education Engr Mustapha Mallumbe FNSE, Power and Energy Engr Yunusa Vungas, Water Resources Alkali Tijjani FNSE, Agric resources represented, NSE Chairman Maiduguri Branch Engr Babagana Modu Tela FNSE, Askira Uba Member house of Assembly represented,
APWEN President of Maiduguri branch Engr Kori Shettima MNSE, Chairman of Magumeri Engr. Ali Yaumi MNSE, MD of EEC Ltd Mr Leon and Marketing Manager of EEC Mohammed Yalli Bello, Executive Chairman of BORMA represented, others include Dean of Engineering represented, HODs, SUG President among others.
….Launch the construction of proposed NUESA Cafeteria and toilet
As part of the students welfare and number one priority of the NUESA, the Association under the leadership of Alkali Muktar has launched the construction of proposed NUESA Cafeteria. the aim is to bring food eatery close to students during lecture schedules considering commercial area is far from the faculty.
As part of Hygiene to girl child, 1 block of 6 toilets to be constructed at the faculty to curtail toilet infections such as Gonorrhea, Syphilis among others.
Donations were made by dignitaries for the constructions of the Cafeteria and the toilet.
….Launching of text books and lab equipments
As the number one primary assignment and to enhance the academic of students, Hon Commissioners of RRR has donated text books and lab equipments to the Association, Launched by his represented at the event.
Eighteenth Engineering Company EEC Ltd also donated lab equipment, Total station to NUESA.
….Unveil of NIEI
NUESA Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative (NIEI) is an initiation formed by NUESA to showcase talents, Innovation and Entrepreneurship of Engineering students to be lead by Rufai Ahmed Rufai.
For a start, the Initiative has trained 5 female IDPs on Soap and detergents productions and 5 male IDPs on the constructions torch light and provided them with materials to start productions to unable them sustainability and make them self reliance.