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As part of efforts to boost research and innovation in the country, the Federal Government on Monday donated N20 million to four National Academies for the publication of professional journals. The four academies are the Nigerian Academy of Letters, the Nigerian Academy of Science, the Nigerian Academy of Social Science and Nigerian Academy of Engineering

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In the bid to boost Nigeria’s industrialization process, the Federal Government has inaugurated the National Steering Committee to implement Leather Products Policy in the country. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony on Tuesday    in Abuja, the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu   advised Nigerians to take advantage of the low cost of labour and

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The Inter-Ministerial Committee on the Draft Bill on the Executive Order 5 has submitted its report to the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu. Speaking after receiving the report on Monday   in Abuja, Dr. Onu said that the Draft Bill will give Nigeria the capacity to produce things it needs and will also

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu said that Nigeria will reap enormous economic benefits if the proposed bill on the establishment of Chartered Computer Forensics Institute of Nigeria sails through. Dr. Onu said this when he received a foremost computer Forensic guru and the CEO of First Techno-Law Forensics Co. ltd, Dr.

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The Federal Government is to develop necessary technology to promote innovation and make research by its agencies to be industry –driven. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu disclosed this when the President of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), Engr. Mansur Ahmed paid him courtesy visit in his office on Monday 4th March, 2019,

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The 5th High-Level Industry-Science-Government Dialogue on Atlantic Interactions seeks to offer opportunity for interactions among stakeholders on the study of the Atlantic Ocean, and will discuss application of Space Science and Technology in the study of the Atlantic Ocean, Climate Change, Big Data, and Environment among other related issues. The 1st edition held in Terceira

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The Federal government is to boost girl-child development through Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education in Secondary Schools in the rural areas across the country. In the bid to realize this objective., the Ministry of Science and technology at the weekend signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Organization for Women in Science

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has been honoured with the title of Wey Sim Nok (The son that loves the Nok) by the district head of Nok, his royal highness, Mr. Banu Adamu.        Conferring the honour on him when the Minister visited the Nok kingdom on official visit during the

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has inaugurated a seven-man Inter-Ministerial Committee to drive the process of sending a bill on the Executive Order.5 to the National Assembly. The Committee, according to the Minister is required to expedite the process of sending the document as a bill to the National Assembly for

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