Death of Engr. Dr. Okopi Alex Momoh, Former ES of NSE and National Chairman of NIMechE

By | August 31, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Engr. Dr. Okopi Alex Momoh, former ES of NSE and former National Chairman of NIMechE, has passed away. The Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers announced the sad news, expressing their condolences to his family. May his soul rest in peace.

Obituary: Engr. Dr. Okopi Alex Momoh


It is with deep sadness that we report the passing of Engr. Dr. Okopi Alex Momoh, a distinguished figure in the engineering world. Dr. Momoh, who previously served as the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and as the National Chairman of the Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers (NIMechE), breathed his last on August 31, 2023.

Born into this world by the grace of God, Dr. Momoh dedicated his life to the field of engineering, leaving an indelible mark on the profession. With an unwavering commitment to excellence, he played a vital role in advancing the engineering landscape in Nigeria.

During his tenure as the Executive Secretary of the NSE, Dr. Momoh spearheaded numerous initiatives that fostered innovation, promoted collaboration, and enhanced the professional development of engineers across the nation. His visionary leadership and tireless efforts contributed significantly to the growth and recognition of the NSE on both national and international platforms.

As the National Chairman of NIMechE, Dr. Momoh continued to champion the cause of mechanical engineers, advocating for their rights, and ensuring their voices were heard. His extensive knowledge and expertise in the field were highly regarded, and he served as an inspiration to countless aspiring engineers.

Dr. Momoh’s legacy extends far beyond his professional achievements. He was a man of integrity, humility, and compassion. Known for his gentle soul, he touched the lives of many through his kind words, mentorship, and philanthropic endeavors. His departure leaves a void that will be felt deeply by his family, friends, colleagues, and the entire engineering community.

As we bid farewell to this exceptional individual, let us remember Dr. Momoh’s remarkable contributions to the field of engineering and the impact he made on the lives he touched. May his soul find eternal rest, and may the Lord provide solace to his grieving family and all who mourn his loss..