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19 Jun 2021
The Editor-in-Chief of The Guardian, Mr. Martins Oloja, has said that only evidence-based journalism can curb fake reports ravaging the media regarding COVID-19 pandemic and other science-based issues in the country.
10 Jun 2021
If Nigerian economy is to experience the expected boost that will improve the well-being of its citizens, there is an urgent need to place more emphasis on research...
28 Jan 2021
The Nigerian Academy of Science Thursday inducted Professor Ekanem Ikpi Braide as its new president. Braide, who is the 19th President of the Academy, is the Academy’s first female President in 44 years of existence. Braide, a professor of Parasitology/Epidemiology was a member of the national committee that achieved the laudable feat of guinea worm…
13 Dec 2020
In the midst of desperate international efforts to find a permanent solution to the debilitating Coronavirus pandemic, Nigeria and Nigerians have a cause to massage their ego as contributing somewhat to the search.
14 Apr 2020
As more Nigerians including political leaders are testing positive and embarking on and coming out of self-isolation, the lockdown ordered by the Federal Government is beginning to reveal in clear disbelief...
30 Jan 2020
For the first time, over 300 scientists will be gathered on February 4 and 5, 2020, at the Multipurpose Hall, University of Lagos, to examine role of science in attaining sustainable development goals.
7 Nov 2019
The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) yesterday rose from a two-day stakeholders’ workshop in Lagos with the resolve to develop a sustainable policy framework on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and big data that will support a new direction for training and education in the country.
24 Jan 2019
The President of the Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS), Prof. Mosto Onuoha has commended Nigerian scientists for their excellent research prowess that has put the country in the forefront of global recognition.
24 Nov 2017
Jonathan Fanton, President, of the academy, made the call at a dinner to mark 40th anniversary of Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) located in Lagos.
11 May 2017
Nigerian Academy of Science is one of the prestigious scientific bodies in the nation and has been in the business of ensuring that scientific standards are maintained and upheld at the highest level possible.
2 Mar 2017
The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) in its bid to focus on the issues of Youths Social Development (YSD) and Reproductive Heath (RH) has beckoned on the media to lead the awareness...
13 Dec 2016
The President, Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS), Prof. Oyewale Tomori, has stated that lack of collaboration between Nigerian universities research centres and industries is affecting economic growth in the country.


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