The Minister of State for Science and Technology, Mohammed Abdullahi has said the Ministry’s budget has to be ready on time to ensure that the Ministry maintain its position in the hierarchy of Budget Presentation of Ministries which according to him has always been 1st 2nd or 3rd.
Alhaji Abdullahi gave the directive while addressing the supervising Directors, Heads of Agencies and staff of the Ministry on Monday 25th August, 2019 in Abuja.
He further said that the focus of the Federal government is see how this ministry can drive the process of innovation and technology to ensure a knowledge- driven economy, stressing that the world over, it is technology that drives economy, security and welfare of many nations.
He further stated that the Ministry is positioning itself to leverage on technology to enable Nigeria attain greatness among the comity of nations.
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26th August 2019