The Federal Government has approved a new Science, Technology and Innovation policy for the country, the Minister of Science and Technology, Prof. Ita Ewa, said on Friday.
Ewa made this known in his keynote address in Uyo at the Akwa Ibom Science & Technology (AKISTECH) Week Exhibition/Fair 2012, with the theme, “Uncommon Transformation Through Science & Technology”.
He said the new policy was a demonstration of the commitment of the Federal Government to the development of science and technology.
According to Ewa, the policy will drive national development in all spheres, including energy, agriculture, transportation, environment, health, and education.
- via Vanguard