Articles posted by Olusegun Shogbola

The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, is soon to introduce Small Hydropower Projects using existing dams to address the energy needs of the rural areas of the Country. The Minister of Science and Technology,  Dr. Ogbonnaya  Onu disclosed this when he received a delegation of the Senate Committee on Science and Technology who visited

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The Federal government has restated its commitment to facilitate the process of Green Growth Technology and Capacity Gap Assessment to promote environmental sustainability   and stimulate economic growth in the country. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnayu said this while declaring open the collaborative workshop for capacity Assessment for Green Economy Transition during the

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Nigeria has strongly canvassed the need for African Space Centre to be located on her shores. The Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, made the case when he received the African Union Panel for the Assessment of selected African countries to host the African Space Centre. Nigeria, Dr. Onu said, deserves to host

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The Federal Government is to assist Nigerians artisans with credit facilities to enable them buy the necessary tools for their trade The Minister of Science, Dr. Ogbonnaya  Onu made the pledge while fielding questions from journalists at the 16th National Council on Science and Technical (NCST) on Thursday  25thOctober, 2018 in Lafia, Nasarawa State. Dr. Onu

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has commended Nigerian female students for spearheading campaign against domestic violence in the country. Dr. Onu made the commendation when the National Association of Female Students, (NANFS), led by its President, Miss Joan Obi paid him a courtesy call in his office at the weekend in

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu said that President Mohammed Buhari is trying to solve the country,s problem from the roots so that it does not re-occur. Dr Onu said this when South South Students Assembly (SSSA) paid him a courtesy call  in his office today Friday, October 26, 2018 in Abuja.

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya   Onu has challenged engineering students in the country to take advantage of the Executive Order 5 to strive to become entrepreneurs and employers of labour. Dr. Onu gave the charge at the School of Engineering 8th Biennial National Conference of the Federal Polytechnic Bida, during the week in

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has charged automobile companies to create an enabling environment for indigenous inventors to market their innovation in the automobile industry. Speaking when he visited the 16th Abuja motor fair, Dr. Onu said automobile manufacturers should look inward by ensuring that their components and spare parts are made

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnya Onu has appealed to multinational firms in Canada to tap into the large population and Nigeria’s vibrant economy by establishing  research facilities in the country . Dr. Onu made the call when the Canadian Acting High Commissioner to Nigeria, Amy Galican paid a working visit to the

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