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).
THE MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY TO ASSIST PROPOSED NIGERIAN ARMY UNIVERSITY
The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology is to assist the Nigerian Army to upgrade its Institute of Technology and...
TECHNO EXPO 2018 OFFICIALLY ENDS WITH AWARDS FOR BEST R&D PROJECT
The 2018 edition of the Nigeria Technology and Innovation Expo tagged Techno Expo 2018 formally came to an end today,...
DR OGBONNAYA ONU CHALLENGES WOMEN ENGINEERS ON GENDER IMBALANCE
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has advised professional women engineers to be role models to young...
FG AWARDS SCHOLARSHIP TO TOP THREE STUDENTS AT THE TECHNO-EXPO 2018
The Federal Government has awarded scholarship up to PhD Level to three Nigerian Students who came out on top at...
SPEECH OF VP PROF. YEMI OSINBAJO AT TECHNO-EXPO 2018
His Excellency, Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo SAN, GCON represented President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR,...
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 .