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Executive order on science, technology to drive diversification of economy – Onu

The Executive Order on the Planning and Execution of Projects, Programmes and Contracts with science, engineering and technology components recently approved by President Mohammadu Buhari is to reposition science and technology as a major driver of the nation’s economic diversification process.  The Minister of Science of Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, disclosed this at a consultative meeting with Directors-General of parastatals of ...

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Lack of venture capitalists bane of Nigeria’s economic devt

The Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, has that said lack of venture capitalists has been the bane of Nigeria’s economic development. Onu, who disclosed this at the press briefing on the 2018 science, technology and innovation expo (Expo 2018), in Abuja, also said that many industrialists in the country had failed to commercialise findings from Nigerian researchers. The ...

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