BUA moves another expert from Dangote

BUA moves another expert from Dangote
Engr Tukur Mohammed Lawal

BUA, the second largest Cement manufacturing company in Nigeria, has announced the appointment of a Safety and Environmentalist, Engr Tukur Mohammed Lawal as Director, Health, Community, Safety and Environment – another bigger clinch from Dangote Industries – to be focused on BUA Cement Plc, and its subsidiaries.

A statement signed by the Group Head, Human Resources, Dotun Adako, stated that the appointment takes effective September 1, 2022.

“Engr Tukur Mohammed Lawal, FNSChE, FPLPI, MNSE, MISPON, MCIPMN 3rd HSSE & Sustainability Professional, has over three decades experience in the manufacturing industry with emphasis and strength in process engineering production, health, safety and environment management, quality management system, project management, community affairs, communication sustainability and people handling.

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“Prior to joining BUA Group, Engr Turkur Mohammed Lawal was the Senior General Manager Environment and Community Affairs at Dangote Cement Plc.

In this capacity, he developed and deployed strategies in managing community relations and environment in all Dangote Cement plc plants in 10 countries. He superintended the environmental performance, developed, implemented and monitored environmental strategies that promoted sustainable development. He has held similar high level positions with Lafarge Africa Plc.

“Engr Lawal holds a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering degree and a Masters in Business Administration from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D program at University of Port Harcourt.

“He is a registered Engineer with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) and a member of different prestigious organizations including Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers (NSCHE), Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) Nigerian Environmental Society (NES) amongst others. He is an author of 11 books of Environment, Health, Safety, History and Ethics amongst others.

“In this new role, Engr Lawal will be based at the Group Office, Lagos”, the statement confirmed.