Articles posted by Olusegun Shogbola

SHAMAKI URGES COLLABORATION WITH PRIVATE SECTOR The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Dr. Amina Shamaki has called for collaboration between the Organised Private Sector and the Ministry to accelerate the industrial development of Nigeria. Dr. Shamaki made the call at the Induction/Sensitisation workshop on Public Private Partnership for agencies and

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya  Onu has commended the Peer Review Mechanism introduced by the Head of  Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, in order to reposition the service   and improve productivity.  Dr. Onu, who made the commendation when the Peer Review Team led by Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita paid him a courtesy call

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FMST with Stakeholders Organises March for Science!!! The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology (Department of Bioresources Technology) in collaboration with the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) and the Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology (OFAB), Cornell Alliance for Science and other stakeholders organised the March for Science event on Saturday, 14th April, 2018. The event

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Onu challenges Nigerians on local production The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has called on Nigerians to strive to be self-reliance by producing their needs. Dr. Onu made the call while inspecting the Igbo ukwu Museum in Anambra state as part of it official itinerary to upgrade indigenous technology to meet contemporary

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Onu Challenges Agencies on Sports kits  Research Institutes in the Ministry of Science and Technology have been mandated to produce affordable sporting equipment that would enable Nigeria excel in international competitions. The Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, gave the charge at the presentation of hosting rights for 2019 by the Research Institute

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  NABDA Hosts Maiden Governing Board Meeting. The National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), Thursday, held the maiden meeting of the Governing Board of the Agency, from   12th -14th April, 2018. According to the Chairman of the Board and Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Dr. (Mrs) Amina Mohammed Bello Shamaki, mni,

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  Ministry to Modernise Benin Art Works Production The Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has said the Ministry will modernize the production process   of the Benin art work so as to make it more efficient and cost-effective. Speaking while inspecting the ancient Benin work of art at Benin museum in Benin on

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FG partners AU on scientific innovations ………..as AU offers $200,000 scholarship to African students   The Federal Government has expressed willingness to cooperate with the African Union to advance Science and Technology Innovations (STI) as well as develop competence and skills that will enable Africa combat poverty and underdevelopment. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr.

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FG to explore alternative source of energy The Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnya Onu has said the Federal government is vigorously exploring alternative sources of energy for the country. Dr. Onu said this when the executives of International Energy Charter Mission Team on Energy Investment Risk Assessment paid a courtesy call on him at his

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Dr. Amina Shamaki (P.S FMST) calls for NMA, FRSC collaboration The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Science and Technology Dr. Amina Shamaki  has called on Nigerian Medical Association  (NMA) to partner with Federal Road Safety Commission  (FRSC) in training personnel on how to reduce fatality and mortality  rate in road accidents and other disasters in the country. Dr. Shamaki made

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