The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr, Ogbonnaya, has warned agencies of the Ministry against contracting out research works to outsider. Dr. Onu handed down the warning during his facility visit to Project Development Institute, (PRODA) in Enugu at the weekend. He said research agencies of the Ministry should strive to produce experts who can

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The Minister of State for Science and Technology, Barrister Mohammed Abdullahi, has commended the Inspector General of Police, Muhammad Adamu Abubakar for exhibiting a rare leadership qualities, commitment, and temperament in the discharge of his duties.  Barrister Abdullahi said this during a reception ceremony organized by the Lafia Progressive Forum (LPF) in honour of the

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has said that the Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi (FIIRO), Oshodi together with other institutes have developed over 250 technologies towards supporting the Agro allied sub-sector of the economy. Dr. Onu said this while delivering a lecture titled “Economic Diversification and National Development in Nigeria: The

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu said the newly launched policy of Methanol development technology is fully in line with international resolutions, which primarily includes the PARIS AGREEMENT, that nations should take step to drastically reduce carbon emission and pollution. Dr. Onu said this at the International media briefing, to launch the METHANOL DEVELOPMENT TECHNOLOGY POLICY in

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has charged the academic community and research institutes to ensure that research findings are channeled towards addressing prevailing societal problems and not just for career advancement. Dr. Onu, made the appeal when he commissioned an upgraded chemical laboratory donated by PZ cussons at Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, at the weekend.

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has called on Nigerian Entrepreneurs and manufacturers to take advantage of the tremendous opportunities in the recently signed African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCFTA), to expand their trade to other African countries. Dr.  Onu made the appeal when he received a budding entrepreneur in Pencil Production,

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The award is 23rd  Role Model Awards  2019 by Hallmarks of Labour Foundation. The purpose of the Award is to celebrate Nigerians who have achieved Excellence and integrity and who have made value- added contributions to national development.  Those being honoured today are  Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, Honourable minister of Science and Technology,  Dr. Akinwumi Adesina

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, said The Nigerian leather industry generates revenue for the country valued between $600 to $800 million annually. Dr.Onu disclosed this at the National Leather and Leather products policy implementation plan validation workshop in Abuja on Monday. Dr. Onu who was ably represented by the Minister of

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The Honorable Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has called on the Private Sector to invest in the production of solar panels to solve the lingering power deficit in Nigeria. Dr. Onu made the call while inaugurating an Inter Ministerial Committee on the Utilization of Renewable Energy in his office in Abuja at

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