Articles posted by Olusegun Shogbola

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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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu has said that the Federal Government is to boost investment in space science technology because of its tremendous benefit to the nation.  Dr Onu disclosed this during the commissioning ceremony of the Astronomy Observatory Complex of the Centre for Basic Space Science, in Ebirimiri,Agu Umakashi, Nsukka

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The Federal government is to establish Raw Materials Resource and Information Centers in all the states in Nigeria to increase the contribution of the industrial sector to the nation’s gross domestic product. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu disclosed this at the commissioning of the Raw Materials Research and Development Council headquarters

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The Minister of  Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu says Nigeria will join the world-wide efforts to study the Atlantic Ocean because of its potential benefits to the human race. Dr. Onu disclosed this at the opening ceremony of the 5th High level Industry, Science and Government dialogue on the Atlantic Interactions held at Eko

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has proceeded on an official visit to Sochi, Russia to attend the XI International Forum ATOMEXPO 2019 scheduled to hold from the 15 – 16 April 2019. On the sidelines of the Forum, the Minister will  meet with his Russian Counterpart of Education and Science to

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