……. NERDC to support in Vocational and Skills aquisition programme
The Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Reconstruction, Rehabilitation and Resettlement (RRR) Engr Mustapha Gubio received the Presidential Committee on North East Rehabilitation and development Committee (NERDC) of the Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE) which was inaugurated earlier this year, the Committee was lead by its Chairman Engineer Mohammed Kabir Wanori.
The Committee was Inaugurated by it President Engr Babagana Mohammed FNSE, with the mandate to assess the present efforts, assist with human resources engineering from the NSE’s national and international pool, in providing a comprehensive blueprint and implementable Engineering strategies to fast track the Reconstruction Rehabilitation and Resettlement of Internally displaced Persons (IDPs) in the North East region.
The Committee has already commenced work in Partnership with some relevant government agencies , Commission, NGOs etc. Therefore in line with the above, the NSE chooses Maiduguri being the heart of North East geopolitical zone and epic centre of the Insurgency attack to house the Committee Secretariat.
The NERDC is willing to partner with the Ministry of Reconstruction Rehabilitation and Resettlement RRR in the following areas such as:-
* Deployment of Human Resources to assist in infrastructural development in all ramification .
* Offering of professional advice in all sphere of engineering endeavors, particularly in emphasis to Reconstruction Rehabilitation and Resettlement of IDPs, to support the state in curtailing the bedeviling security situation.
* To assist the ministry in the design, monitoring, evaluation and supervision of Rehabilitation, reconstruction and developmental projects.
Engr Mustapha Gubio while responding to the committee said the state government under the leadership of Professor Babagana Umara Zulum are part and parcel of the NSE and has been inline with the NERDC aims and objective to work together as members of the Committee . Highligted some projects and Ongoing works that were being taking charge by Engr Gambomi who is also an executive member of both the NERDC and NSE.
The Honourable Commissioner also thank them for their commitments and assured them his ministry Support and effective collaboration. Furthermore, Engr Gubio responded to the committee some questions been asked on the achievements of the ministry in one year. Engr Gubio listed the Reconstruction of over 4000 houses been destroyed by Insurgency, Public buildings, Healthcare centres. Water facilities, social interventions and Protection, Resettlements of IDPs just mentioned but a few.