UNILORIN Don urges FG to declare state of emergency on engineering research

The Federal Government has been called upon to declare a state of emergency on engineering research and development in the country, while  also tasking some faculties of engineering with some specific products over a given period of time, say five years, adding that these should be well funded. Prof. Isaac Kayode Adegun, a lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ilorin, made the call over the weekend while delivering the institution’s 193rd Inaugural Lecture, titled, “God the Creator, man the manipulator: The journey so far in engineering manipulation…