The investiture ceremony of the Nigeria Institute of Building comes up on 9th February 2018 at the International Conference Centre Abuja .
The chairman of the investiture planning committee and the third vice president, Nigeria Institute of Building, Bldr Anderton Ewa says preparation is in top gear for the investiture of the institute’s 20th president.
The event, will parade an array of dignitaries from all areas of Nigeria’s economy.
Speaking with Housing News in Abuja, the chairman of the investiture planning committee said part of activities for the day is the recognition and honor of individuals and organizations who have distinguished themselves and have contributed immensely to the construction industry in Nigeria. The institute will give out 16 award plaques in different categories, which includes;
Arc Harcourt B Adukeh will be honored with the EXCELLENCE AWARD in recognition of his Leadership roles for organizational consistency and professional commitment for safe and good quality standards in building projects delivery.
Former Minister of Housing, Ms. Amal Pepple will receive the GOLD AWARD in recognition of her dedication and unassuming labor of Love, Loyalty, Commitment and good conduct towards the growth of the nation.
Chief Osita Izunaso former Chairman, House Committee on Housing at the Nigeria House of Reps and Senate will receive a MERIT AWARD.
Engr. Emmanuel Mbaka will receive the MERIT AWARDS in recognition of his commitment to the promotion of efficient housing delivery through the engagement of professionals for mortgage financing and project monitoring.
Bldr (Prof) Martin Dada, Bldr(Hon) Bala Bawa Ka’oje, Bldr (Prof) Akin Akindoyeni, Bldr(Dr) Micah Ekwutosi Obiegbu, Bldr Aliyu A Ova DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD in recognition of their loyal, dedicated and committed services for the development and growth of the Institute and the Building profession.
Bar. Festus Adebayo, the leading promoter of housing development advocacy in Nigeria will be honored with the DISTINGUISHED MERIT AWARDS in recognition of his visionary media efforts at promoting excellence in the activities of the building profession and the built environment.
The Executive Governors of Nassarawa and Anambra States will also receive awards at the 20th Investiture ceremony of the Nigeria Institute of Building
The incoming president, Bldr Kenneth Nnabuife studied Building Technology at Yaba College of Technology Lagos and has served Nigeria Construction Industry for over thirty years . He is a fellow of the Nigeria Institute of Building and other foreign professional Bodies related to housing. He is happily married with children.