Methanol fuel is key to Nigeria's recovery from COVID -19, says Onu
The Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has said that the methanol fuel technology policy will assist Nigeria’s economy to recover quickly from the damage caused by Covid-19 pandemic.
I’m ready to cure 10 COVID-19 patients free, don tells FG
Kaduna-based COVID-19 cure researcher and professor of microbiology, Ayodele Israel Adeleye, has vowed to access any isolation centre, treat five patients on ventilators...
Black man, you are on your own
Steve Biko (1946-77) (of course you remember him), warned many years ago that “Black man, you are on your own” (Omuabor, 1994). This was the slogan he coined for the South Africa Students Organization that he led.
Minister urges private sector to create wealth from expo prototypes
Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, Minister of Science and Technology, has urged the Organised Private Sector(OPS), to use the research results and prototypes of the technology and innovation expo to create wealth for the country.
Buhari tasks science ministry on solutions to insecurity, others
President Muhammadu Buhari has charged the Ministry of Science and Technology to create a conducive environment for Nigerian scientists to provide lasting solutions to the challenges of insecurity unemployment, poverty, healthcare delivery, epileptic power supply and others.
FG inaugurates committee to verify claims of coronavirus, Lassa fever cure
The Federal Government has disclosed that it will set up a committee to verify scientists’ claims of finding a cure for coronavirus and Lassa fever.
Iwu presents plant-based ‘cure’ for COVID-19 to science ministry
A team of researchers led by professor of Pharmacognosy from the University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), Maurice Iwu yesterday presented a plant-based patented treatment for COVID-19 to the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu.
Nigerian youths’ interest in sciences waning, says minister
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, yesterday said his Ministry had discovered youths’ waning interest in the study of sciences and related courses.
Onu urges states to create science, technology ministry
States that have not set up science and technology ministry has been enjoined to do so in their best interest.Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, who stated this when he received the Benue State Commissioner of Energy, Science and Technology