Articles posted by Olusegun Shogbola

    The Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu says the Ministry will deploy Science, Technology and Innovation to actualize the President’s promise of freeing 100 Million Nigerians from the poverty trap. Dr.Onu disclosed this while addressing Supervising Directors, Heads of Agencies and staff of the Ministry in Abuja on Monday (26th August 2019).

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The Minister of State for Science and Technology,  Mohammed Abdullahi has said the Ministry’s budget has to be ready on time to ensure that the Ministry maintain its position in the hierarchy of Budget Presentation of Ministries which according to him has always been 1st 2nd or 3rd. Alhaji Abdullahi gave the directive while addressing the supervising

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The Minister of state for Science and Technology, Alh. Mohammed Abdullahi, has warned staff of the Ministry that he would not entertain gossips and sniggering amongst staff, because the tasks ahead demand cooperation and focused attention. Alh. Abdullahi gave the warning while addressing staff and management of the Ministry, shortly after their arrival in the

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The Minister of science and Technology Dr.Ogbonnaya Onu says the 2020 budget of the Ministry would be ready by September in line with Presidential directives to return the budget to January-December fiscal  year meeting. Dr. Onu disclosed this during his welcome address with the staff of the Ministry on Wednesday 21th August in Abuja. Onu

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More than 200,000 Nigerians dies annually from food poisoning caused by food contamination during food processing and preservation. The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Mr. Birtus Bako Nabasu,who was represented by Director Chemical Technology Department, Mr.Oyefeso Akinyemi  disclosed this at the opening ceremony of the one day workshop of food

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NILEST-UNDP sponsored trainees from the Internally Displaced Persons(IDPs) is a step towards the successful implementation of the Executive Order 5 and a platform for the actualization of  the change agenda of the the Federal Government. The Permanent Secretary, of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Mr. Bitrus Bako Nabasu disclosed this during the graduation

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The Federal Government is to build one standard laboratory in a University in each geopolitical zone of the country. The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Mr. Bitrus Nabasu disclosed this when he received an award of Icon for Societal Change from the national leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) in Abuja on

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Dr Temitope Sogbanmu PhD, who is an Affiliate of the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) currently held a Science Policy Fellowship at the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Abuja (@fmstng) from July – August which ended 2nd of August 2019. The fellowship was sponsored by the AAS , titled ‘Evidence-Informed Policymaking for Sound Environmental

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The Federal Government is to collaborate with the International Scientific Council for Research and Control of Trypanosomiasis to eradicate the scourge of the disease across the African continent. The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Mr. Bitrus Nabasu disclosed this when he received a delegation of International Scientific Council for Research

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