Nigeria to lead space research, development, says minister
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has said the commitment of the Federal Government to its space research and development agency is sacrosanct. Onu spoke at the Kogi State University Anyigba, where he commissioned the Laboratory Complex and Engineering Workshop....
FG lauds pre-colonial technology in Nigeria
The Federal Government has called on Nigerians to improve the science and technology bequeathed on them by their forefathers long before the country’s emergence.Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, made the call at the public presentation of a book entitled, “Ogiamien ....
Dogara says Nigerian scientists key to solving country’s growing unemployment
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, in Abuja, said unless Nigerian scientists pick up the challenge to develop smart industrial solutions...
FG lauds NNPC’s foray into renewable energy
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, gave the commendation on Thursday during his visit to NNPC’s pavilion at the ongoing Technology and Innovation Expo 2018 at the Eagles’ Square in Abuja.
FG plans investing in young scientists to boost economic growth
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has assured that the All Progressives Congress (APC) administration will encourage young Nigerians achieve their potentials through Science and Technology to drive the nation’s effort at promoting economic growth.
Government partners The Vatican, builds science centre in Imo
The Federal Government has entered into partnership with The Vatican in the area of science education development in Africa. In order to actualise this
Executive order will strengthen economy, says Onu
The Presidential executive order signed last week by President Muhammadu Buhari is targeted at helping to move Nigeria away from being a consumer country to an import producing nation.
Education in retrospect, still business as usual for sector
A review of activities that played out in the outgoing year reveal that it is still business as usual for the Nigerian education system as the sector witnessed nothing uncommon than crisis, lamentation on poor funding, policy conflicts, among others.
Reps grill Onu over N3.408b budget, threaten arrest of NIMASA’s DG
The House of Representatives Committee on Science and Technology yesterday grilled the Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, over the utilization of N3.408 billion in this year’s budget.