The 2021 Science, Technology and Innovation EXPO, will help showcase and develop ideas, inventions and innovations, that will transform Nigeria’s economy to knowledge and innovation-driven one. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu made this known, when he and the Minister of State, Mohammed H. Abdullahi with Permanent Secretary Mr Sunday Akpan other

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The Hon. Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has assured Nile University of Nigeria of government’s drive to collaborate with them and other research institutions in the production of COVID-19 vaccine. Dr. Onu stated this while receiving in audience, the Vice Chancellor of Nile University of Nigeria Prof. Osman Nuri Aras in his

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has assured the Republic of Cuba of Government’s drive to collaborate with them in the production of Corona Virus Vaccine. He stated this while receiving in audience, Her Excellency, the Cuban Ambassador to Nigeria, Mrs. Clara Pulido-Escandell in his Office, on Monday in Abuja.  Dr. Onu

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PRESS RELEASE Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu was inducted as the face of Integrity of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. The Minister was awarded the rare honour by the Sultan Maccido institute for peace, leadership and development studies of the University of Abuja, in his office on Monday in Abuja. The honor was awarded to the minister, in

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu said that Nigeria must ensure standards are put in place, so that its food exports can be accepted and be of international standards. Dr. Onu said this, when he received the president of the Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology, in his office on Thursday

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has charged agencies of the Ministry to come up with technological innovation to create employment opportunities for Nigerian youth. Dr. Onu believed that the creation of more wealth and employment opportunities would productively engage the youths, thereby dousing their dependency to resort to protest in expressing

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The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Science and Technology, Hon. Beni Lar has called for increased funding of Science and Technology sector in budgetary allocation. Hon. Beni Lar made the call when members of the Committee paid an oversight visit to the headquarters of the Ministry of Science and Technology in Abuja on Monday.

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has commended the State of Israel for its assistance to Nigeria in the area of Methanol Fuel Production Technology. Dr. Onu made the commendation when the Ambassador of the State of Israel to Nigeria, Amb Shimon Ben-Shoshan, visited him in his office in Abuja on Tuesday.

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu received the 2019 Sun Newspaper award for Outstanding Service in Governance on Friday in Abuja. Dr. Onu, while accepting the award said that he will continue to strive hard to ensure that the mandate of the Ministry to drive the Science and Technological development of Nigeria

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Lagos state is said to have lost $2.1 Billion due to the adverse effect of pollution, according to a report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) on pollution in major cities of the world The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu disclosed this on Friday when he inaugurated the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Pollution control

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