Welcome to The Federal Ministry of Science & Technology
The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Nigeria is one of the strategic Ministries of Government saddled with the responsibility of facilitating the development and deployment of Science, Technology and Innovation to enhance the pace of Socio-economic development of the country.
The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology was established on 1st January, 1980 by Act No1 of 1980, as the successor organ of Government to the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) which was established in 1976. By January, 1984, the Ministry was merged with the Federal Ministry of Education. Hence it was renamed, Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Technology. By 1985, the Ministry was demerged and named the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology. In its chequered history, the Ministry was again scrapped in 1992 and its research institutes and parastatals were shared among other Ministries and Agencies including the Federal Ministry of Industry, Agriculture, Health and the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI).
MINISTER, DR ONU CHALLENGES NIGERIAN YOUTHS ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Dr. Onu Challenges Nigerian Youths on Science and Technology The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has challenged...
DR. SHAMAKI URGES COLLABORATION WITH PRIVATE SECTOR
SHAMAKI URGES COLLABORATION WITH PRIVATE SECTOR The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Dr. Amina Shamaki...
HON. MINISTER COMMENDS HEAD OF SERVICE ON PEER REVIEW
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu has commended the Peer Review Mechanism introduced by the Head of Civil Service...
FMST WITH STAKEHOLDERS ORGANISED MARCH FOR SCIENCE
FMST with Stakeholders Organises March for Science!!! The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology (Department of Bioresources Technology) in collaboration...
MINISTER, DR ONU CHALLENGES NIGERIANS ON LOCAL PRODUCTION
Onu challenges Nigerians on local production The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has called on Nigerians to...
Technologies Driven Project
The Honourable Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu have embarked on a tour of the South Eastern Zone of the country. The Minister was on tour of the zone to flag-off, inspect and unveil projects .