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 The Federal Government has granted full scholarship up to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) level    to three young scientists who came tops at the 2018 Young Nigerian Scientists Presidential Award Competition.  President Muhammadu Buhari disclosed this while declaring open the Technology and Innovation Expo 2019 in Enugu, South East Nigeria on 14th January, 2019. President Buhari, who

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu   said that the 2019 Technology and Innovation Expo will bring to the fore the capabilities of Nigerian Engineers, Inventors/Innovators in fast tracking sustainable development of Nigeria. Dr. Onu disclosed this while briefing the press after inspecting the venue of the forthcoming 2019 Techno and Innovation Expo

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The Federal government has pledged to reclaimed all land lost to gully erosion and as well as assist flood-prone communities in the country. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Obgonnaya Onu  disclosed this at the commissioning  of the gully erosion control works at Okwohia , Obowo/Ihitte Uboma local government area of Imo state on

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The Federal Government is soon to allocate 1% of the National Gross Domestic Product to fund research and development in the country. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu disclosed this when the Technical Committee on Nigeria’s Space Programme paid him a courtesy call on Thursday, in Abuja . Dr Onu said all

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Nigeria has canvased to be designated Center of Excellence in the area of nuclear training. The Minister of Science of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu. made the call when the Director, Division of Nuclear Fuel Cycle and Waste Technology of the International Atomic Energy paid him a courtesy call on 12 December, 2018 in

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The Federal government is to partner Ukraine on space exploration to help the country build strong economy and create jobs. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu said this when Space Experts from Ukraine paid working visit on him in his office on Tueasady,11 December, 2018.   According to Dr. Onu, Space has

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The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology is to support the provision electricity and water supply in the University of Port Harcourt. The Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu said this when the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman Governing Council, University of Port Harcourt, Prof. Mvendaiga Jibo led the management team of the University to

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The minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has challenged research agencies of the Country to make their findings meet the needs of the nation. Dr. Onu gave the charge at the presentation of patent certificates to the beneficiaries of National Office for Technology Acquisition Promotion (NOTAP) patent assistance programme on Monday in Abuja.

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The National Competitiveness in Raw Material and Products Development policy is to make Nigeria to be self-sufficient and less reliant on other nations. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu disclosed this while presenting the keynote address at the meeting of National   Consultative Committee on Competitiveness (NCCC) on Monday, December 10, 2018in Abuja.

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