Monday, August 8 2022 Sign In   |    Register

News Quick Search



Front Page
Power News
Today's News
Yesterday's News
Week of Aug 08
Week of Aug 01
Week of Jul 25
Week of Jul 18
Week of Jul 11
By Topic
By News Partner
Gas News
News Customization


Pro Plus(+)

Add on products to your professional subscription.
  • Energy Archive News

    Home > News > Power News > News Article

    Share by Email E-mail Printer Friendly Print

    Stakeholders Seek More Investment In Nuclear Energy

    June 22, 2022 - Leadership


      Stakeholders have appealed to the federal government and related institutions and individuals to invest more in nuclear energy to facilitate Nigeria's development.

      Also, the director of manpower training capacity development, Nigeria Atomic Energy Commission, Dr Ebisomu Agedah, has stressed the need for the federal, state and the local governments to implement policies that will guarantee environmental sanitation, public health, food storage and oil and gas, radiation, electricity through nuclear energy for the benefits of the country.

      Briefing the journalists after a two-day workshop organised by Nigeria Young Generation Nuclear in Abuja, with the theme: 'Step Up Nuclear, It's Nuclear Walk,' he said the commission had contributed tremendously in time of manpower training capacity building among the different stakeholders in the sectors.

      Agedah said the training had produced vibrant young engineers, indigenous scientist, captain of industries, expert, will dept understanding of nuclear energy technologist for effective planning management and sustainable implementations of the national nuclear energy program to secure the application of nuclear energy technologist across the globe, he said.'

      Earlier, the president of Nigeria Young Generation Nuclear (NYGN), Mr Mbazor Jeremiah, while marking his remarks canvases on the federal government to invest through Nuclear Energy to solve electricity power supply challenges in the country, implementing policies for private institution to key in for betterment of the country.

      According to him, the nuclear energy has improved our lives in many ways improving the wellbeing and prosperity people' by reducing of poverty among our teeming youths, eradication of poverty, addressing the climate change challenges, diagnosis of patients, and treatment of cancers diseases for nations development.

      'He also said that nuclear energy is not just to provide electricity supply alone but also go along way in providing viable solution to our institutions, agricultural revolution, food securities, radiation, and improvement of economy development across Sahara African region,' he said.

      Mbazor emphasised that the objective of the Nuclear Energy transmission is to explore, exploit energy for peaceful applications in all its ramifications for socioeconomic development of Nigeria, particularly in the areas of sufficient electricity generation, food agriculture, security water resources management, environmental and climate change challenges, he said.

      Through Nuclear Energy transmission Nigeria and African countries, will be able to compete with the others development countries such China, United States of America, Japan, Germany, Indian and etc, for maximum sufficient guarantee of Technology, security, engineering sciences to achieve national goals.

      'In order to address national grid collapse, he appealed to the federal, state, local government and National Assembly, as a nation, to come up with the roadmap framework, towards drawing attention on Nuclear Energy transmission to maximum electricity power supply across the country,' he said.


    Other Articles - International


       Home  -  Feedback  -  Contact Us  -  Safe Sender  -  About Energy Central   
    Copyright © 1996-2022 by CyberTech, Inc. All rights reserved.
    Energy Central® and Energy Central Professional® are registered trademarks of CyberTech, Incorporated. Data and information is provided for informational purposes only, and is not intended for trading purposes. CyberTech does not warrant that the information or services of Energy Central will meet any specific requirements; nor will it be error free or uninterrupted; nor shall CyberTech be liable for any indirect, incidental or consequential damages (including lost data, information or profits) sustained or incurred in connection with the use of, operation of, or inability to use Energy Central. Other terms of use may apply. Membership information is confidential and subject to our privacy agreement.