Articles posted by Olusegun Shogbola

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has described the establishment of the University of Transportation in Daura Katsina state by the present administration as a triumph of the Executive Order 5 initiated by the Ministry. Speaking on the sideline of the conference of Nigerian Society of Engineers on Tuesday in Kano, Dr.

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The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Mr. Bitrus Bako Nabasu, said the Federal Government would continue to utilize science policies, so as to make the economy strong and competitive. Mr. Nabasu, made this known at the opening ceremony of the 17th National Council on Science and Technology in Awka, Anambra state

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The Minister of State for Science and Technology, Barrister Mohammed Abdullahi said the bulk of the policies initiated by the Ministry are aimed at putting Nigeria on the fast track of sustainable development. Barrister Mohammed said this during the opening ceremony of the 17th meeting of the National Council on Science and Technology at Awka, Anambra

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  The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has appealed to Nigerian youths to be more patriotic as the destiny of the nation lies in their hands. Dr. Onu said this at the Musical Festival and Award night of Caleb Group of schools at the weekend in Lagos. Dr. Onu further said there

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  The Minister of State for Science and Technology, Barrister Mohammed Abdullahi, has called for closer socio-economic cooperation between Nigeria and Egypt for the mutual benefit of both countries. Barrister  Abdullahi, made the call when he received the Egyptian Ambassador to Nigeria, in his office on Monday in Abuja. Barrister Abdullahi said the two countries had

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Nigeria’s contribution to peace and prosperity of other African countries can only be enhanced if Science, Technology and Innovation is given maximum priority in the scheme of things. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu said this when he received the out-going Cuban Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Carlos Trejo Sosa who paid him

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The Minister of State for Science and Technology, Barrister Mohammed Abdullahi, has called for closer socio-economic cooperation between Nigeria and Egypt for the mutual benefit of both countries. Barrister  Abdullahi, made the call when he received the Egyptian Ambassador to Nigeria, in his office on Monday in Abuja. Barrister Abdullahi said the two countries had much

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  The Federal Government is to further utilize technology incubation through incubation centres spread across the country to train and empower new entrepreneurs through technological start-up. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu disclosed this in a speech delivered at the summit on ‘’ Leveraging The Digital Economy for Trade Investment’ in the

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  The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, said that progress made by Nigeria in Biotechnology will have significant impact on the economy. Speaking while inaugurating the National Biotechnology Policy Review Committee on Friday in Abuja, Dr. Onu said refined cotton seedlings developed by the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) is highly resistant

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