Nigerian Society of Engineers
‘Tackle challenges facing manufacturing sector for industrial growth
To increase local content and boost manufacturing in the country, the Federal Government has been advised to tackle challenges facing the sector especially in the areas of transport and access to raw materials. Technical Secretary, Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Apapa Branch, Tunde Awode, made the appeal during an industrial visit by the branch to…
Engineers optimistic on local content executive order implementation
On the heels of the recent Executive Order by President Mohammadu Buhari, to improve local content in public procurement in science, engineering and technology...
‘Why Nigeria isn’t making fortunes from mining’
The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Kaduna State branch, on Tuesday, rose from its quarterly review meeting, explaining why Nigeria has not been making fortunes from its abundant natural resources over the years, especially in mining sector. Among others, the engineers believed that Nigeria got it all wrong around 1972 with indigenisation policy that stipulated…
NSE makes case for local engineers
Imo State Chairman of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Emeka Ugoanyanwu, has urged all levels of government to stop relegating the qualified indigenous engineers to the background but utilise their ingenuity for infrastructure development across the country. Ugoanyanwu, reiterated that any money invested on contracting indigenous Engineers, would be worthwhile. The engineer who addressed…
NSE holds 6th conferment fellowship, lecture series in Abuja
The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) Conference Centre in Abuja was agog recently as the Nigeria Society Of Engineers held its 6th Fellowship Conferment Ceremony and Lecture in the nation’s capital.
Practitioners seek engineering education, curricula reform
To enhance innovation and job creation in the engineering practice, members of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) have called for strengthening of engineering educational enterprise by forging more effective interdisciplinary alliances with the natural social sciences and the arts.
FG to expose Nigerian engineers to large-scale projects
The Federal Government says it will expose Nigerian scientists and engineers to relevant large-scale scientific and engineering projects that will ensure long-term local contents development.
NSE honours Azudialu-Obiejesi
Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has conferred honorary Fellowship on the Executive Chairman, Nestoil Limited, Dr. Ernest Azudialu-Obiejesi, at the 2017 edition of its yearly conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM).
Nigeria, a potential global crude oil refining hub, say experts
Experts have urged the Federal Government to put in place a clear policy to promote private sector involvement in commercial exploitation of opportunities in building modular refineries.
NSE council approves structural engineers for designs
Otis Anyaeji lamented that all governments’ projects are now designed and constructed by foreigners under the guise of funding or the required expert not being available in the country.
Local content development is key to constant power supply, says Anyaeji
Speaking at the 5th Fellowship Conferment Lecture Ceremony of the NSE in Abuja themed: ‘Power Sector Reform In Nigeria-The Missing Link: Implementation Agenda,’å he said the government should not reform the power sector by importing inputs needed.