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 RECEIVES COMMITTEE'S REPORT ON RESEARCH AND INNOVATION BILL
The Honourable Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu has received the Report of the Committee to Rectify the...
MINISTER,DR. OGBONNAYA ONU HONOURED BY NOK COMMUNITY
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has been honoured with the title of Wey Sim Nok (The...
MINISTER INAUGURATES COMMITTEE ON EXECUTIVE ORDER 5 BILL
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has inaugurated a seven-man Inter-Ministerial Committee to drive the process of...
NASENI EXHIBITS THREE NEW PRODUCTS AT TECHNO EXPO 2019
National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI), a, Parastatals of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology has exhibited...
FMST AGENCY SAVES NIGERIA N240 BILLION ON TECHNOLOGY LICENSING
The National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP), an agency of Federal Ministry of Science and Technology has saved...
ENUGU STATE GOVERNMENT WOOS INVESTORS AT TECHNO EXPO 2019
The Enugu state Government has drawn up an investment model to encourage local and foreign investors participation in the development...
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 .