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Ibadan NSE boss bemoans state of Building Collapse

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CHAIRMAN, Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Ibadan branch, Adedamola Falade-Fatila, has bemoaned the rate at which cases of building collapse are being witnessed in the country. Falade-Fatila expressed his displeasure while briefing journalists on the programme of activities lined up for the 2019 engineering week celebration of the society in Ibadan. He noted that reported cases of building collapse had ...

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How to prevent incessant building collapse in Lagos – Experts

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The Building Collapse Prevention Guild (BCPG) on Monday called on the Nigerian government to address the menace of building collapse and sub-standard construction across the country. Akinola George, National President of the guild, made this call at a press conference in Ikeja, Lagos State. The BCPG comprises professionals from seven bodies, including the Nigerian Institute of Architect (NIA), Nigerian Institute ...

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Building collapse: Expert harps on need to employ certified engineers

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The Nigerian Society of Engineers has urged Nigerians to engage the services of qualified building engineers. The group made this call following the recent building collapse that happened on Lagos Island The society said employing the services of good engineers is necessary for investments and the protection of lives Wales Lagunju, the chief examination officer of Nigerian Society of Engineers ...

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Executive Order 5: FG commences audit of construction sites

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President Muhammadu Buhari says the Federal Government has commenced the audit of construction sites to ascertain the level of compliance with Executive Order 5 targeted at improving local content in public procurement. Buhari said this in Abuja on Friday at the opening ceremony of the 60 Anniversary Colloquium of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE). The theme of the colloquium ...

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NSE advocates coordinated effort to address housing challenges

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The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has insisted that all hands must be on deck if federal government is to tackle the rising housing challenges confronting Nigerians. Unofficial data put the country’s housing deficit at over 18 million housing units. President of NSE, Engr. Adekunle Mokuolu also called on relevant authorities to engage experts and ensure proper planning of cities. ...

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NSE seeks road sector reform

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Minna branch of Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE), has stressed the need to urgently come up with road sector reform that would allow for private sector participation to ensure availability of funds and technical support services for road pavement management system. The chairman of the branch, Prof (Eng) Mohammed Baba Ndaliman, said in a news conference, yesterday, that the call ...

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NSE lauds Ugwuanyi’s intervention on Milliken hill road

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The Nigerian Society of Engineers, NSE, Enugu State chapter has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for reconstructing and modernizing the historic Milliken Hill federal road in Ngwo, Enugu North Local Government Area, after so many years of neglect. NSE also applauded the governor for his quick response in the ongoing construction of more massive concrete retaining walls on the erosion-prone areas ...

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Use qualified engineers to avoid dilapidated structures – NSE

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The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has advised governments at various levels in the country to make use of qualified engineers to avoid decayed and sub-standard infrastructures. While lamenting the dearth of excellence in sustainable engineering infrastructure in the country, they wondered why some state capital development agencies would not create or allow a desk office for engineers whose primary ...

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NSE tasks Federal Government on housing policy

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To achieve this, the NSE wants the Federal Government to create the enabling environment for private sector initiative and to engage more private sector participants in its mass housing drive. The body noted that housing delivery in developed countries fared better because they are run by the private sector. The NSE President, Mr. Kunle Mokuolu, who expressed reservations about government’s ...

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