Welcome to The Federal Ministry of Science & Technology
The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Nigeria is one of the strategic Ministries of Government saddled with the responsibility of facilitating the development and deployment of Science, Technology and Innovation to enhance the pace of Socio-economic development of the country.
The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology was established on 1st January, 1980 by Act No1 of 1980, as the successor organ of Government to the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) which was established in 1976. By January, 1984, the Ministry was merged with the Federal Ministry of Education. Hence it was renamed, Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Technology. By 1985, the Ministry was demerged and named the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology. In its chequered history, the Ministry was again scrapped in 1992 and its research institutes and parastatals were shared among other Ministries and Agencies including the Federal Ministry of Industry, Agriculture, Health and the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI).
FG TO ASSIST SMALL SCALE INDUSTRIES WITH TECHNOLOGY
The Federal Government is to assist small-scale industries and agro-food processors with the provision of up-to-date technologies so as to...
MINISTER ADMONISHES STATE GOVERNMENTS ON TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT
The Minister of State Science and Technology, Barr. Mohammed Abdullahi has called on State Ministries of Education, Science and Technology...
ONU MAKES CASE FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN ANTI-CORRUPTION CRUSADE
The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, will continue to lend its support to the anti-corruption crusade of the present...
ONU RECEIVES COMMITTEE’S REPORT ON INNOVATION AND ECONOMY
ONU RECEIVES COMMITTEE’S REPORT ON INNOVATION AND ECONOMY The Minister of Science and Technology on Friday received the Interim Report...
ONU CHARGES AFRICAN SCIENCE MINISTERS ON TECHNOLOGY
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has called on African countries to pay more attention to Science...
Technologies Driven Project
The Honourable Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu have embarked on a tour of the South Eastern Zone of the country. The Minister was on tour of the zone to flag-off, inspect and unveil projects .