NSE Tasks Amaechi, Sirika On Aviation Local Content Drive
The Nigerian Society for Engineers (NSE) Aeronautic Division has called on the Minister for Transport, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi and the Minister for State, Aviation, Senator, Hadi Sirika to support activities that would usher in increased indigenous participation and local content capacity development in the aviation industry.
The Society made the call in separate letters to the Ministers jointly signed by National Chairman, Engr. Bola Akinribido and National Secretary Engr. Patrick Achurefe.
The society urged them not to rest on their oars in ensuring the total growth of the industry.
The group commended the choice of President Mohammed Buhari, adding that there was no debate since the president believed that the two ministers have the capacity to move the aviation industry forward.
”We are convinced that your appointment is a testimony to your managerial competence and the president’s believe in your ability to move forward the aviation industry in this critical era. We acknowledge your commitment towards promoting a safe, vibrant and efficient aviation industry in Nigeria with your uncompromising attitude on good governance. We therefore commit you to the hands of the Almighty God to strengthen and guide you to success amidst the challenges in your high office.” part of the letter read
It continued, “While pledging the full support and cooperation of the NSE, Aeronautic Division, we humbly request that you continue to support us in our activities to promote indigenous participation and local content capacity development in the Nigerian Aviation industry.”