NewsTechnology
Trending

TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION EXPO 2021 TO TRANSFORM ECONOMY

THE IDEAS, INVENTIONS AND INNOVATIONS SHOWCASED AT THIS YEAR’S TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION EXPO ARE CAPABLE OF TRANSFORMING NIGERIA’S ECONOMY TO A KNOWLEDGE-BASED ONE.

MINSTER OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, DR. OGBONNAYA ONU SAID THIS AT THE CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE EXPO IN ABUJA.

THE FIVE DAY EXPO WAS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR EXHIBITORS FROM ALL PARTS OF THE COUNTRY TO SHOWCASE THEIR INGENUITY.

HYDROPONICS, ASYSTEM OF GROWING PLANT USUALLY WITHOUT SOIL, CAPABLE OF ASSISTING IN FARMERS/HERDERS CLASHES IS ONE OF THE INNOVATIONS ON DISPLAY.

OGBONNAYA ONU SAID THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT IS REWARDING THE FIRST, SECOND AND THIRD WINNERS IN ALL THE CATEGORIES WITH THE 1MILLION NAIRA, 750,000 AND 500, OOO NAIRA. ADDING THAT THE PRESIDENTIAL DIRECTIVE OF SPECIAL FUND FOR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE COUNTRY WILL GO A LONG WAY IN HELPING NIGERIA CREATE MORE WEALTH,

THE MINISTRY IS ALSO PUTTING IN PLACE A MECHANISM THAT WILL ENSURE THAT THE RESEARCH BY INVESTORS AND INNOVATORS WILL NOT REMAIN ON THE SHELVE

WITH THE THEME, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION FOR ECONOMIC RECOVERY AND SUSTAINABILITY AMIDS COVID-19 CHALLENGES KEYPLAYERS SAID THE EXPO WILL HELP IN BUILDING A NEW CULTURE OF SCIENCE AND TECNOLOGY IN THE COUNTRY.

Show More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button