The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, and the Chairman of Oilserv, Emeka Okwuosa have said there was a need for Nigeria to harness the $76 billion nanotechnology
Nanotechnology involves the manipulation or building of structures at nano or very tiny scale. Robots like drones which are used to autonomously plant seeds, tend the crops and harvest them.
18 Oct 2020
• As Ogbonnaya Onu Delivers Address At LAUTECH Conference Head, LAUTECH Nanotechnology Research Group and Professor of Microbiology at Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH), Agbaje Lateef has said that the country needs to evolve a roadmap for nanotechnology development. In a statement announcing LAUTECH NANO 2020 conference opening on October 27, Lateef said it is important…
13 Aug 2020
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has said Nigeria is set to domesticate nanotechnology to enhance the socio-economic development of the country.
17 Nov 2019
The Federal Government has been urged to fast-track the passage and implementation of the National Policy on nanotechnology research and development, coordinated...
8 Sep 2019
The Nanotechnology Research Group (NANO+) at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso has restated the call for proper funding of the university and establishment of centre of excellence in Nanotechnology.
4 Nov 2018
Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu has urged scholars to promote research, especially in the field of nanotechnology, as well as focus on researches that can lead to new and innovative products. Speaking at the just concluded three-day conference on nanotechnology by Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Nanotechnology Research Group (NANO+), Onu, represented…
19 Jul 2017
A hypoallergenic electronic sensor can be worn on the skin continuously for a week without discomfort, and is so light and thin that users forget they even have it on, says a Japanese group of scientists.
27 Jun 2017
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Onu Ogbonnaya Onu, has identified the absence of venture capitalists in Nigeria, as a major factor militating against the nation’s technological advancement.