Nigeria Cannot Lag Behind in Science Advancement

The Director, Prevention, Care and Treatment FHI 360, Abuja, Dr. Edward Kola Oladele, said Biotechnology is another field of scientific advancement that holds a lot of promise in terms of disease control, agriculture, and medicine for improved livelihoods. “Some people…

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Epison and NABDA to Partner on Disease Control

Ag. Director-General/CEO, National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) Prof. Alex Akpa, said the synergy between EPISON and NABDA would enhance the development of the field of Molecular Epidemiology in combating prevailing infectious and non-communicable diseases in Nigeria. He mentioned this while…

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GMOs are Safe

On the issues of biosafety, Professor Zoaka demystified the fears about GM crops. He stated that, GMOs are safe for consumption based on empirical evidence. “GMOs are safe, they are evidence-based, it is a scientific venture, things are not done…

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I Hail All Journalists Reporting Science – BSN

Biotechnology Society of Nigeria (BSN) President Benjamin has congratulated journalist for the good work they have been doing in reporting science. BSN president who was represented by Dr. Andrew Ilo in OFAB media award said for me all journalist are…

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The Media Has Done Us Well – VP AFAN

Vice President, All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) Daneil Okafor has disclosed that the media has done us well, food security is key for national development. In a remarks at the Media Award, said we are tasking the media to…

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Farmers Appreciate OFAB for Bt-cotton Release

The approval of Bt-cotton variety gladdens our heart, we appreciate OFAB and all those who worked tirelessly for the release of this new crop into our country. Alhaji Salmanu a representative of farmers; in a goodwill message during OFAB 2018…

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How Can Nigeria Feed 450million People by 2050? – IAR

Nigeria population will be 450 million people by 2050, how can we feed the population without science or agricultural biotechnology. Institute of Agricultural Research (IAR) Professor I.U. Abubakar in a goodwill message of 2018 media award said I congratulate OFAB…

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