By. KPEYDO THOMAS HYONG
The Managing Director, Kaduna State Roads Agency (KADRA), Engr. Mohammed Lawal Magaji FNSE, FNICE is a product of the famous Barewa College, Zaria.
He holds a Masters in Civil Engineering from Bayero University, Kano.
He is an accomplished and astute Civil Engineer, Civil Servant, a Fellow of Nigerian Society of Engineers a registered Engineer with COREN, and Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (NICE) and member of the following professional bodies;The Nigerian Society of Engineers,Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers (NIStructE),Nigerian Institution of Highway and Transport Engineers (NIHTE),Nigerian institution of Procurement Engineers.
A committed Engineer with passion in Civil Engineering received many awards of honours; among are:National Youth service Corps State Merit Award of Honours in former Oyo State 1985/1986 service year.Kaduna state Civil Service Merit Award of Excellence for Meritorious Service to the State in the year 2016Distinguish Merit Award of Excellence from Kaduna Branch of Nigeria Society of Engineers.
In the course of his illustrious career as a Civil Engineer, he has been involved in vast number of designs/renovations/rehabilitations and constructions of infrastructural projects spanning, Roads, Bridges and Building Structures.
He has coordinated over hundreds of Civil Engineering students Industrial Training and NYSC members on one year working experience, involved in many State Government project design supervision. Monitoring and management of many roads and structural works.
He served in many State Government Committees. The Kaduna State Project Budget Monitoring and Implementation Committee 1997 to 1999, member and Chairman Technical Sub-Committee on Building Collapse, Soundness and Integrity 2010 to 2014.
He has earlier been conferred upon the Fellowship of the Nigerian Institute of Civil Engineers. In further recognition of his contribution to the engineering profession, he has now been conferred upon the Fellowship of Nigerian Society of Engineers.
As part of his accomplishments as a Civil Servant he was awarded with an award of Excellence in 2016 by His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasiru Ahmad El-Rufai, appointed/reappointed him as the Managing Director of Kaduna State Roads Agency to continue with the good works and sublime performance he has made with the roads in Kaduna State.
Congratulations sir on the conferment as a Fellow, Nigerian Society of Engineers.
We Felicitate and Congratulate ENGR. Muhammad Lawal Magaji FNSE. The Managing Director Kaduna State Roads Agency (KADRA) on your conferment upon the Fellowship of Nigerian Society of Engineers.
Sir, this marks the beginning of new achievements, may Allah SWT give you more wisdom. Amin.
Kpeydo Thomas Hyong. (Mrs) is the INFORMATION OFFICER of the Kaduna State Roads Agency and a well-wisher. She sent this piece in on behalf of: staff of KADRA.