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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has received the Best Performing Minister Award in the President Muhammadu Buhari administration. The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Science and Technology,  Mr. Bitrus Bako Nabasu.mni, who announced the award on behalf of the Staff, Directors and Director Generals of the Ministry’s agencies said the

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has said that Leather and Textile sector holds the key to Nigeria’s industrialization. Dr. Onu said this when he spoke at a workshop on “Leather & Leather products Policy Implementation Plan” in Abuja during the week. Dr.Onu said that if Nigeria could specialise in Leather production, it

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 The Honorable Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu said that the Natural Medicine Industry is worth a Billion Dollar globally and would help in addressing the challenges of extreme poverty and acute job shortages. Dr. Onu made this known at the commissioning of the Technology and Patent Control center and multi-purpose hall at

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The Federal government will soon commission Agricultural Machinery and Development Institute (AMEDI) in Mbotu, in Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo state. Speaking when he visited the Institute at the weekend, the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. ogbonnaya Onu disclosed that the Institute, will design and produce agricultural machineries for farming, planting, processing and

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The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Science and Technology Mr.Bitrus Bako Nabasu appealed to oil and gas stakeholders to partner with the Federal Government in implementing Methanol fuel technology in the country.  Nabasu made the call during a consultative meeting with oil and gas stakeholders to discuss with Methanol fuel technology transfer expert Mr. Gil

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In the bide to reduce incidence of building collapse in the country, the Federal Government has introduced an emerging technology in building infrastructure. The new product, Pozzolana are materials with the property of cement and offers 40% cement replacement in building construction. Speaking while commissioning the National Building and Road Research Institute (NBRRI)  Pozzalana Pilot

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The Federal Government is making strident efforts  to ensure that Nigeria build and launch its own satellite in the nearest future . The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu disclosed this at the official commissioning of space, seismological and other infrastructure projects at the Center for Geodesy and Geodynamics main observatory Seismic Network

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The Federal Government of Nigeria has commissioned another Incubation Centre to deploy technology as a tool for economic development in Nigeria.  The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya disclosed this at the commissioning of the Technology Incubation Centre in Izi Community Ebonyi State during the week.  Dr Onu statement said that the Incubation Centre

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The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology has established a Cassava Catalytic Factory that has the capacity to produce services and products that will create entrepreneurial skills for sustainable development in Nigeria.  The Minister Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu said this while commissioning the Cassava Catalytic Factory in Nkalagu, Ebonyi State during the week.

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As part of the commitment of the present administration to reposition the country in dairy products for economic empowerment and sustainable development,  the Minister of Science and Technology ,Dr Ogbonnaya Onu has laid a foundation for the establishment of Centre for Tryposomiasis in Oziza in Afikpo ,Ebonyi State, during the week. Dr Onu stated that,

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