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The Automotive and Locomotive Engineers Institute (AutoEI) delegation led by the National Chairman, Engr.  Zamani ISHAYA-WAIDUNG MNSE was warmly received by the Chairman Car Craft Workshop Limited,  Mal. Usman I. Ibrahim and his team on technical visit at its BlueBox global office complex.
The AutoEI group was taken on facility tour to see top of class Automobile garage equipment and tools. The tour started at the modern AutoMechanical shop, Vintage car refurblishment section, Semi Automated Paint shop, Customer DIY Garage and Toyota Ford, BMW, Range-Rover and Peugeot Show rooms.
Also, on the side, the Plastic and Breverages plant was visited. There is plan to expand the Plastic factory to manufacture Vehicle Plastic Service parts. 
The team of Shaab Global Link Limited Group was led by its Chairman-Mumuni Dagazau including the CarCraft Chairman, its Group General Manager, Chief Operating Officer among other staff.
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Engr Adeniran Ibitoye (Kilomodemo), FNSE
National Executive Member
Chair, Media & Publicity (M&P)
Nigerian Society of Engineers
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Nigerian-Chinese Bilateral Agreement - FG to Engage Nigerian Engineers 

Following the tenacious follow-up by the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) on the recent Nigerian-Chinese bilateral agreement for the provision of critical infrastructure, the federal government has indicated its willingness to bring in Nigerian Engineers in order to take part in some aspects of the contracts.

This was the result of the series of the advocacy visits for enhanced local content in the Nigeria’s infrastructure development under the Nigerian-Chinese bilateral agreement embarked upon by the President of NSE, Engr. Otis Anyaeji, FNSE, FAEng to the Ministers in charge of infrastructure development.

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah who received President of NSE in his office in Abuja, Tuesday, April 11, 2017, stated that the federal government as part of its policy is eager to engage Nigerian Engineers on projects purposely to strengthen local capacity and save scarce resources. He therefore requested the NSE President to hand him a proposal on areas that Nigerian Engineers can assist government execute the contracts.

 A formal presentation to the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment on how to ensure the participation of Nigerian engineering firms and professionals in the bilateral agreement between Nigeria and China was done by NSE President on Wednesday, 27th July, 2016 at 11am.

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Chair, Media & Publicity (M&P)
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The Nigerian Society Engineers (NSE) and the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS) are to form a strong alliance purposely to step-up professional practice favourably in the country. This was the subject of discussions today, Tuesday, May 3, 2017, when President of NSE, Engr. Otis Anyaeji, FNSE, FAEng paid a courtesy call on the President of NIQS, Mrs. Mercy Iyortyer, FNIQS in Abuja.

Speaking during the visit, Anyaeji said there was an urgent need for collaborations between the two professional bodies for the purpose of exploring the abundant opportunities in the construction industry. He also regretted the deliberate scheming of professionals out of project executions adding that, both professionals needed to join forces with a view to assuming their rightful position through talks with government on the matter.

“The Professionals need to work together to confront government and to help achieve cost effectiveness in projects” He said.

The President canvassed the setting up of a platform through which the idea can be affected.

Similarly, the President of NIQS, Mrs. Mercy Iyortyer, FNIQS endorsed the idea and assured of the cooperation of the NIQS saying that the alliance will enable both Engineers and Quantity Surveyors to make a mark in their practice.

As part of the effort, a Four Man Adhoc Committee with two members drawn from both NSE and NIQS will be set up to fashion out the details of the proposal.

 

 

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We hereby introduce you to Series of Interviews with The President of The Nigerian Society of Engineers on matters of National Importance.

These series of interviews will be used to address concerns of the Engineering Profession for the benefits of all.

Kindly find below the first episode in this series.

"How do you think Members can use the ERM to propagate the Engineering Profession"

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Engr Adeniran Ibitoye (Kilomodemo), FNSE
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Media Strategy in Focus
Thursday 4th May, 2017

In an effort to step up visibility for the Society’s activities, the President of the Nigerian Society of Engineers, Engr. Otis Anyaeji, FNSE has launched a coordinated parley with local and international media organizations. In line with the plan, Anyaeji today, visited the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), Abuja Bureau.

The President while discussing with the Editor of the Corporations’ Abuja Bureau, Mr. Naziru Mikai harped on the quality contributions by Nigerian Engineers to national development. He also talked about the series of sensitizations and advocacies embarked upon which if actualized will not only promote engineering and the profession but also positively impact the advancement of Nigeria.

Engr. Anyaeji, while commending the BBC for its objective reportage called on the media organization to take special interest in reporting the activities of NSE. He expressed the optimism that the views of the Nigerian Engineers aired on their platform will be easily heard and acted upon by the policy makers.

The BBC Abuja Bureau Editor, Mr. Naziru Mikai warmly welcome the President and the team of senior Engineers that accompanied him on the visit. He expressed excitement and promised that the BBC will partner with NSE by way of passing its messages to the global audience.

The President at the visit authorized the Vice President, Engr. T.S.G. Wudil, FNSE who granted an interview to the Hausa Section. According to the BBC Editor, NSE news beamed on the Hausa platform will be heard by 23 million listeners in West Africa alone.

The President also secured a full interview session which will take place very soon. Details will be disseminated to members in due course.

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Saturday 29th April, 2017

The Chairman, Onitsha Branch, Engr Ifezue U.I MNSE was full of joy today, as the President of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) ceremonially lay the foundation block of the Onitsha Engineering Resource Centre which will serve as the Permanent Site of the Onitsha NSE Branch Secretariat, at Nkwelezulu-Nanka

The NSE President, Engr Otis Oliver Anyaeji FNSE, FAEng who was born and bred up in the commercial city of Onitsha expressed his deep honour in performing the ground breaking ceremony of Onitsha ERC in his tenure as the President/Chairman in Council.

Many dignitaries which included the Past Chairmen, Engineering Military Officers and other Stakeholders were on hand to receive the President and his entourage. Thanks to the Community Leaders for the endorsement of the centre and for making the ceremony worthwhile.

In the entourage of the NSE President are the Vice president Engr Dr Mrs Edith Ishidi FNSE, The Chairman of Media and Publicity/National Exco Member Engr Adeniran Ibitoye Kilomodemo, FNSE, The Executive Secretary Engr 'Sola Obadimu MNSE, FIoD, the National Chairman of the Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engimeers, Engr Ugochukwu Nzurumike FNSE, Chairman Makurdi Branch, Engr Msugh Orkor MNSE, Engr Jonathan Umeh FNSE and the Past Chairmen of Makurdi, Aba, Awka, Enugu, Nnewi Branches..

The media team, on behalf of the President and the Council Congratulates the Onitsha Branch for this laudable achievement. We shall all live to witness the completion of the project.

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Saturday 29th April, 2017

The Inauguration Ceremony of Engr. Joseph Sunday Adebayo, MNSE, FNIEEE, took place on Saturday 29th April, 2017, at the Branch Engineering Centre (BEC), No. 1, Engineering Close, off Tunde Idiagbon Road (Unilorin Main Campus Road), Tanke, Ilorin, Kwara State.

The NSE President; Engr. Otis Oliver Ayaeji, FNSE, FAEng, was represented by the Chairman of NSE Abeokuta Branch; Engr. M.I. Abbass, FNSE.

The Investiture Lecturer, Alh. Suleiman O. Ishola, FCA, FCTI, Accountant General of Kwara State was represented by the Chairman of ICAN Ilorin and Districts. The Investiture Lecture Topic was: PROFESSIONALISM, ACCOUNTABILITY, & TRANSPARENCY: PANACEA FOR NIGERIA’S DEVELOPMENT.

Programs of the day include:

  • (i) Investiture of Engr. J.S. Adebayo, MNSE, FNIEEE, as the 19th Chairman of NSE Ilorin Branch
  • (ii) Swearing-in of the new Excos of the branch
  • (iii) Inauguration of Engineering Regulation Monitoring (ERM) Committee, with Engr. Kamil Olalekan, FNSE (Past Chairman of NSE Ilorin Branch) as the Chief Inspector.
  • (iv) Induction of 10 New Corporate Members

Dignitaries in attendance:

  • Engr. Yusuf Lanre Sagaya, FNSE, OFR, The Zanna of Ilorin; ably represented by Engr. AbdulKareem Aduagba, MNSE
  • HRH Oba Salihu AbdulKareem Adasofegbe Arowobeku 1, Olosi of Osi Land and Chairman Ekiti L.G.A Traditional Council; ably represented by Engr. Asanloko Abiodun T., MNSE
  • HRH Oba Rufus Olusegun Adebayo, Akamo-Ekun 1, Owa L’obbo of Obbo-Ile
  • Engr. Haqib Adetomiwa Zubayr; MNSE, Chairman NSE Osogbo Branch
  • Engr. M.S. Sanni, FNSE; Director of Works, University of Ilorin
  • Engr. Abu Salami, FNSE; Past Chairman NSE Victoria Island Branch
  • Past Chairmen of the Branch; and
  • Representatives of other Professional Bodies in the State, amnog others.

Please see attached Lecture Presentation and President's Speech

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LECTURE: THE ROLE OF ENGINEERS IN A RECESSED ECONOMY
Friday 28th April, 2017

The President of the NSE, Engr Otis Oliver Tabugbo Anyaeji FNSE, FAEng chaired the 2017 Annual Lecture of the Nsukka Branch of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE).

The programme which included the Induction of New Corporate Members and Awards to Engineers who have distinguished themselves in Engineering. The programme took place at the Jerry Marriot Hotel & Suites Auditorium, Nsukka, Enugu State, today Friday April 28th, 2017

In attendance were the NSE Vice President, Engr Mrs Edith Ishidi FNSE, Engr Adeniran Ibitoye (kilomodemo) FNSE, the Executive Secretary, Engr 'Sola Obadimu MNSE and NSE Enugu Chairman, Engr Ifeanyi Ofili.

Others are the Vice Chancellor, Ebonyi State University, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academics, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Prof. James Ogbonna, His Royal Highness, Igwe Engr. Sunday C.O. Asogwa, FNSE (Igwe of Edemani Autonomous Community), Past National Exco Member/Past Enugu Branch Chairman, Engr. Ezekwesili Onah FNSE,
among other dignitaries.

The NSE Nsukka Spouses wowed the Guests with a scintillating performance and short drama.

The Media Team, on behalf of the NSE President/Chairman of Council congratulates the NSE Nsukka Branch Chairman, Engr Dr B.O. Ugwuishiwu & the EXCOs and Fellows/Members of the Branch on this laudable programme.

Please see attached Lecture Presentation and President's Speech

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Saturday, 29 April 2017 20:40

NSE GOMBE BRANCH 2017 MEMORIAL LECTURE

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Monday 24th April, 2017

The Nigerian Society of Engineers, Gombe Branch organised 2017 Memorial Lecture in honour of the 1st Engineer in Gombe, Late Engr (Amb) Ali Gombe, FNSE, mni.

The annual event which took place on Tuesday 25th April, 2017. The Theme of the lecture was “Exploring Nigeria's Economic Potentials for Growth and Development: The Roles of Engineers In The Emerging Economy".

The Branch NSE Executive was at the Airport on Monday, to welcome the team. Afterwards, the team visited the NSE Site, the newly constructed COREN Zonal Office and son of Late Engr (Amb) Ali Gombe, who is the Former Minister of Health during the regime of Gen Abdulsalaam Abubarkar, Dr Abubarka Ali Gombe.

The NSE President was the Chairman of the event while the COREN President was the Guest Lecturer. Other distinguished personalities were also present at the event. 

Attached are the Lecture materials.

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Saturday, 29 April 2017 20:04

NSE MAKURDI BRANCH EVENT

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Lecture: Procurement and Engineers in an Economy in Recession
Thursday April 27th, 2017

The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Makurdi Branch held her 2nd Quarter Dinner, Lecture and Induction Ceremony on Thursday April 27th, 2017.

The event which was held at the Precious Conference Centre, opposite Benue Hotel, Makurdi was chaired by the President of the NSE, Engr Otis Oliver Tabugbo Anyaeji FNSE, FAEng.

The event was used to honor the distinguished Engineers appointed into the state cabinet and MDAs. These include the Deupty Governor, Engr Benson Abounu FNSE, Benue State Head of Civil Service, Engr George Aboh Edeh MNSE, Commissioner of Water Resources, Engr Dr J. Utsev MNSE, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Social Investment, Engr Conrad Utaan MNSE, among others.

In the entourage of the NSE President included the Vice President Engr Edith Ishidi FNSE, Chair Media and Publicity/Oyagbe of Makurdi) Engr Adeniran Ibitoye (Kilomodemo) FNSE and the Executive Secretary Engr 'Sola Obadimu MNSE.

Others in attendance were the Chairman, NSE Lafia Branch, Executive Director of Engineering, Benue River Basin, Engr Mayas Adoyi FNSE & Past Branch Chairmen of neighboring States.

The Media Team on behalf of the NSE President and the entire Members wished to congratulate the Chairman, Engr Msugh Orkor MNSE and the Branch on the successful programme.

Please find attached the Lecture Presentation and NSE President Speech

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