Nigeria Gets Biosafety Law, Joins League of Biotechnology countries

By Abdallah el-Kurebe Nigeria has finally joined the league of biotechnology countries with the signing the National Biosafety Agency Bill into law by President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday. The Law seeks to domesticate modern biotechnology used by advanced countries as cutting-edge technology to boost economic development. A statement signed by the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer of…

Biotech Communication: The role of Collaboration Between Journalists and Scientists

Biotech Communication: The role of Collaboration Between Journalists and Scientists By Abdallah el-Kurebe Biotechnology is one subject, which understanding by the generality of the people (except scientists), is shrouded by mix reactions. The misunderstanding of biotech creates the need for its proper communication so that people would understand the role it plays in development, generally….