The Federal Government says it has put in place a strategic plan for the enhancement of science and technology to ensure that the country will be competitive by 2030.
Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, the Minister of Science and Technology made this known during the 8th biannual national engineering conference of School of Engineering Technology at Federal Polytechnic, Bida, Niger State.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the conference was tagged: “National Peace and Economic Transformation: The Role of Science and Technology’’
In the year 2030, Nigeria should be competing with the best countries in the world in terms of science and technology,’’ he said.
He encouraged students to work hard to be self-reliant after graduating from institutions of science and technology.
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