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RMRDC, DTCA TO PARTNER ON RAW MATERIALS VALUE CHAIN DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA

As part of efforts to promote the development and optimal utilization of the abundant raw materials in Nigeria in particular and Africa in general, the Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC) is collaborating with the Directorate of...

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CUBA URGES RMRDC’S PARTNERSHIP ON COVID-19

Efforts by the Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC) to promote the local manufacture of vaccines against the deadly COVID -19 pandemic received a boost through the request for partnership on the development of raw materials active...

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RMRDC, INTERCEDD, TO SET UP PLANT FOR LOVASTATIN PRODUCTION

As part of efforts to support the nation’s pharmaceutical industry through the commercialisation of research findings by the Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC) partnering with International Center for Ethnomedicine and Drug...

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RMRDC DG REAFFIRMS COUNCIL'S DETERMINATION TO REVIVE TEXTILE INDUSTRY IN NIGERIA

The Director-General, Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC), Prof. Hussaini Doko Ibrahim, has reaffirmed the Council’s determination to revamp the ailing textile industry in Nigeria, as a major source of employment and revenue...

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RMRDC, PTDF TO ESTABLISH PARTNERSHIP TO BOOST LOCAL CONTENT UTILIZATION IN PETROLEUM INDUSTRY

Determined to end the unending dependence on imported raw materials for the petroleum and gas industry in Nigeria and raise competences within the industry for their local production, the Raw Materials Development and Research Council (RMRDC) and...

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RMRDC LEADING INNOVATIONS FOR FOOD SECURITY, NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

RMRDC has opened a talk with the National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA) on agricultural materials and land development on possible partnership. The DG, RMRDC Prof. Hussani Doko Ibrahim who made this known when Director General National...

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DICON SEEKS PARTNERSHIP WITH RMRDC FOR BASIC RAW MATERIALS SUPPLY

As part of efforts to address the shortfall in the supply of basic raw materials for the manufacture of military hardware and armaments occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic, the Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON) seeks partnership with...

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RMRDC TO PARTNER NASARAWA STATE ON INDIGENOUS TECHNOLOGY FOR SALT PROCESSING, STI EDUCATION

The Director-General, Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC), Professor Hussaini Doko Ibrahim, has said the Council will continue to partner with state governments in the country to develop STI infrastructure in educational institutions...

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RMRDC TO PARTNER BAUCHI STATE GOVERNMENT ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF INDUSTRIAL MINERALS

The Raw Materials Research and Development (RMRDC) is set to partner with the Bauchi State government for the development of the abundant mineral resources in the state. The Director-General, Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC),...

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RMRDC IN TALKS WITH NASARAWA STATE GOVERNMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION OF SOLID MINERALS

As part of efforts towards the development of the nation’s industrial solid minerals sector as sources of raw materials supply to critical industries in the country, the Raw   Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC) has...

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RMRDC TO COLLABORATE WITH NIGERIA COMMODITY EXCHANGE (NCX) ON RAW MATERIALS SUPPLY CHAIN

As part of efforts to promote the production and supply of commodity based industrial raw materials for use by manufacturers in the country, the Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC) is set to partner with the Nigeria Commodity Exchange...

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ADVISES ON MANUFACTURING FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

The Federal Government of Nigeria has identified manufacturing by local industries as a key to economic sustainability and growth. This assertion was made by the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo while declaring...

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RMRDC, IBB UNIVERSITY TO PARTNER ON AGRO AND MINERALS DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA

The Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC) is to strengthen its partnership with Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University (IBBU) Lapai on Agro commodities and Minerals Development in Nigeria. The Director General RMRDC, Professor Hussaini...

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RMRDC TO PARTNER WITH AMERICAN COMPANY AND NIGER STATE GOVERNMENT ON DEVELOPMENT OF SUGAR BEET

The DG Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC), Prof. Hussaini Doko Ibrahim said the Council has developed three diverse value chain from Sorghum; Ethanol which is the basic raw material for the production of sanitizers, Glucose syrup,...

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RMRDC TO PARTNER WITH ABU ON PRODUCTION OF PPE'S

As economies of the world race at break-neck speed to pull together appropriate and effective therapeutic responses to the growing COVID19 pandemic, the Raw Materials Research and  Development Council, is set to partner with the Ahamadu Bello...

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NIGERIA, CHINA PARTNER TO ESTABLISH TECHNOLOGY CENTRE IN NIGERIA

The Raw Material Research and Development Council (RMRDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the China-Arab States Technology Centre (DASTIC) to boost Science, Technology and Innovation in Nigeria. The Minister of Science and Technology,...

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16TH RIGAN GAMES FESTIVAL - RMRDC WINS BIG

The Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC) contingents to the just concluded 16TH Research Institutes Games Association of Nigeria (RIGAN) tagged “Ota 2019” won a total of 7 medals. The games ended with RMRDC winning 2...

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1ST RMRDC AND STAKEHOLDERS MEETING ON HALAL CERTIFICATION FOR NIGERIAN PRODUCTS

The Director-General of the Raw Materials Research and Development Council, RMRDC, Dr. HussainiDoko Ibrahim on Wednesday 6th February, 2019 Chaired a stakeholders meeting with some stakeholders the Council is collaborating with to champion HALAL...

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RMRDC EMBARKS ON PROJECT TO FIGHT COVID-19

The RMRDC Director-General, Prof. H. D. Ibrahim mentioned that the Agency has embarked on Projects of economic sustainability to help stem the COVID-19 pandemic.  During a presentation made by him at the joint meeting of the Federal Ministry...

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RMRDC TRAINS BEANS FARMERS ON AGRONOMICS BEST PRACTICES

The Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC), organized a training workshop on the agronomic best practices and control of Biological and chemical contaminants in Nigeria beans (cowpea). The workshop was held at the National Agricultural...

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NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ODUDUWA STUDENTS HONOURS RMRDC BOSS

The Director-General, Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC), Prof. H. D. Ibrahim has been honored with a Merit Award and Certification of Credence by the National Association of Oduduwa Student in diaspora, as an ‘Ambassador...

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DG RMRDC, PROFESSOR HUSSAINI DOKO IBRAHIM RECEIVES NATIONAL PRODUCTIVITY AWARD -MR. CHUKS NGAHA & IBRAHIM MUHAMMAD

   DG, RMRDC, Professor Hussaini Doko Ibrahim, receives certificate of the National Productivity Order of Merit award (NPOMA)by the National Productivity from SGF, from secretary to Government of the federation, Boss Mustapha who represented...

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ICPC INAUGURATES ANTI-CORRUPTION AND TRANSPARENCY UNIT IN RMRDC - 6TH MAY 2019

The Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) of the Raw Materials Research and Development Council has been inaugurated by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in Abuja. The inauguration of the unit...

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HMST INAUGURATES RMRDC PHASE II OFFICE COMPLEX & RESOURCE CENTER IN ABUJA- 30TH APRIL 2019

The Honorable Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has commissioned the ultra-modern PHASE II Office complex and a new state-of-the art Resource Center of the Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC). Dr.Onu said that...

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RMRDC HOLDS 1ST STAKEHOLDERS INVESTMENT FORUM ON LEATHER AND LEATHER DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA

. Dr. HussainiDoko Ibrahim,The Director-General of the Raw Materials Research and Development Council, RMRDC, on Thursday 7th February, 2019 hosted the 1st Stakeholders Investment Forum on Leather and Leather Development. The representative of the...

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RMRDC HOSTS HANDS-ON-TRAINING WORKSHOP ON SOLAR PANEL ASSEMBLING

The Director-General of the Raw Materials Research and Development, RMRDC, Dr. HussainiDoko Ibrahim in furtherance of the Council’s efforts to ensure that it fulfills its mandate of developing the nation’s raw materials by providing proper...

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