Articles posted by Olusegun Shogbola

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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The National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI) and Agency of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology has signed memorandum of understanding with the Office of the Coordinator Presidential Amnesty Programme on the Niger Delta Region to improve the security of the region. At the Signing ceremony on July 2, 2019, in Abuja, the Permanent

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The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Mr. Bitrus Bako Nabasu has called on Director-General and Chief Executive Officers of Agencies of the Ministry to ensure effective and efficient operation before the assumption of new Ministers that would be appointed shortly. Mr Nabasu made the call at a meeting he held with Directors

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Nigerian Institute of Leather and Science Technology (NILEST) an agency of the Ministry of Science and Technology has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Defence Research and Development Bureau (DRDB) in  the field of Research and Development of military footwears of the Armed Forces for National Security. The MOU, according to the Permanent Secretary

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has said that Nigeria can effectively fight crime, manage intelligence gathering and boost commerce through the adoption of Gridcodes, a mobile application which was developed locally. He said this at the Inauguration ceremony of the Inter-Ministerial Technical committee on the adoption of Gridcodes an address referencing free mobile

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The Minister of Science and Technology Dr.Ogbonnaya Onu commended the selfless service shown by the Northern Nigerian Youth Council through their philanthropic activities. The Minister made the commendation during a courtesy visit by the Northern Nigerian Youth Council (NNYC) to the ministry on Tuesday 28th May 2019 in Abuja. Dr.Onu said he was impressed by

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu has called on the Organised Private Sector to invest in the numerous researching findings in the Ministry to enable Nigeria catch up with the developed world. Dr Onu made the call when he paid a facility visit to Peace Petroleum   Limited, makers of Peace Lubricants and

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has said that research findings done by the nations research institutes must be focused on solving the nation’s problems.  The Minister, gave the order during the visit to the made the National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI)-enabled Honey making factory, A & Shine Honey in Kuje

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