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).
EXECUTIVE ORDER ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY...SOON - ONU
PRESS RELEASE The Federal Government will soon issue an Executive Order as well as set up a National Research and...
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY TO AID IN FOOD SECURITY- ONU
The Minister of Science and Technology Dr Ogbonnaya Onu has said that the ministry is poised to assist in providing...
MINISTRY TO ENGAGE PRIVATE SECTOR ON RESEARCH FINDINGS
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has said that the Ministry will continue to engage the private...
NIGERIA WILL SOON PRODUCE NOBLE LAUREATES IN THE SCIENCES
The Minister of Science and Technology , Dr Ogbonnaya Onu has said that with the various Science Technology and Innovation...
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 .