• President Buhari Inducted As Grand Patron, Nigerian Academy Of Engineers

    President Buhari Inducted As Grand Patron, Nigerian Academy Of Engineers

    President Muhammadu Buhari has been decorated as the Grand Patron of the Nigerian Academy of Engineers in an investiture ceremony held at the presidential villa, Abuja.

     

    According to photos released by Femi Adesina, the presidential special advser on media & publicity, President Muhammadu Buhari, was today, 29th November 2016, decorated as the Grand Patron of the Nigerian Academy of Engineers at the State House in Abuja.

    Among the dignitaries at the investiture ceremony were the President of Nigerian Academy […]

  • Former Governor Kalu urges FG to patronise local engineers to curb capital flight

    Former Governor Kalu urges FG to patronise local engineers to curb capital flight

    According to reports, the former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, on Thursday urged the Federal Government to patronise local engineers to curb capital flight.

    Kalu made the call at the inauguration of the 7th Chairman of the Nigerian Institute of Civil Engineers in Abuja.

    According to him,there is an urgent need for the government to partner with the local engineers to salvage the economy from recession.

    “I condemn in totality a situation where the government takes a loan from foreign […]

  • 22 ex-militants qualify as aircraft engineers

    22 ex-militants qualify as aircraft engineers

    The Presidential Amnesty Office on Friday said 22 beneficiaries of its foreign education programme had graduated as Aircraft Maintenance Engineers and had returned to the country.

    The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and the Coordinator of Presidential Amnesty Programme, Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja.

    He said the beneficiaries were trained at the Royal Jordanian Air Academy and were equipped with EASA licence on return, adding that without […]

  • Court docks Synagogue Church Trustees, engineers for manslaughter

    Court docks Synagogue Church Trustees, engineers for manslaughter

    Justice Lateef Lawal-Akapo of the Lagos High Court has ordered the arraignment of Synagogue Church of all Nations, SCOAN, trustees and two engineers alongside their companies involved in the September 12, 2014 building collapse that killed 116 persons in the Ikotun area of the state.

    They were finally arraigned on Tuesday after the judge dismissed the application filed by two of the defendants seeking to quash the charge.

    Since the Lagos State Government filed the 111 charges which border on criminal negligence, […]