The Director General of NOTAP elected into the executive committee of NAE
The Director General of the National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP), Engr. Umar Buba Bindir, has been elected into the executive Committee of the prestigious Nigerian Academy of Engineering.
The Honourable Secretary of the association, Engr. A. O. Ogedegbe in a Press statement made available to the Public Relations and Protocol Unit of NOTAP, said Engr. Bindir alongside others were elected at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Academy held on 18th June, 2014.
He fruther stated that the new Council is expected to draw up a yearly report on the activities of the Academy which shall be presented at the Annual General Assembly, adding that the tenure of the new executive starts on June 2012 and ends in May, 2016.
According to Engr. Ogedegbe, the council is expected to adopt every possible means for the advancement of the objects of the Academy and also conduct the business of the council in cases of emergency such as death or registration of officers as well as expedite publication of papers deemed important for the advancement of the profession.
The Director General of NOTAP while interacting with the Public Relations and Protocol Unit of the agency, said his election into the executive of the prestigious organization was an honour but yet, another big challenge to him as to “whom much is given, much is also expected”.
He said the new council shall work expeditiously to ensure that the organization grows from strength to strength to further advance the Engineering profession in the country and also assist in the development of the country.
Raymond Onyenezi Ogbu
Public Relations Unit.