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NAEC holds 3-Day National Workshop on Nuclear Security and Physical Protection of Facilities.
The Chairman/CEO Professor Yusuf Ahmed on 25th October, 2021 declared open the workshop. He was represented by the Director, Nuclear Technology Center (NTC), Dr Hamman Tukur Gabdo called who on participants at the workshop to deliberate on the various ways to improve the safety, security and safeguard of nuclear facilities beyond the conventional physical protection. Read more here.

NAEC delegation to the 76th UN General Assembly visits Nigerian Permanent Representative to the UN.
The delegation led by the Chairman/CEO NAEC, Prof. Yusuf A. Ahmed (left) and Engr. Awwal Bisalla, Head, International Cooperation and Liaison (NAEC) on a courtesy visit to the Nigerian Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Prof. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande (middle) at Nigeria House, New York, USA.

NAEC holds a 3-Day National Meeting on Ethical Code of Conduct for Safety of Nuclear Power Plants(NPPs)
The meeting was declared open on 20th October, 2021 at the Nuclear Technology Center (NTC) by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation Boss Mustapha who was represented by the Permanent Secretary political and economic affairs Mr. David Adejo Andrew. Read more here.

Chairman/CEO, NAEC, Prof. Yusuf Ahmed, awarded Fellowship Nigeria Institute Of Physics (FNIP).
Chairman/CEO, NAEC, Prof. Yusuf Ahmed, was awarded Fellowship, Nigeria Institute Of Physics (FNIP). The award was conferred in him by the President, Nigeria Institute of Physics (NIP), Prof. Hycienth Aboh on Thursday, 14th October, 2021 in Abuja.

NAEC holds National workshop on Introduction of Nuclear Education Programmes in Nigeria.
The workshop organised through its Manpower Training and Capacity Development directorate was on Introduction of Nuclear Education Programmes to selected Tertiary Institutions to Strengthen the National Nuclear Energy Programme. It held from 21st-23rd September, 2021. Read more here.

President Muhammad Buhari has approved the appointment of Prof. Yusuf Aminu Ahmed as the substantive Chairman/CEO of NAEC.
The appointment is with effect from 3rd September, 2021. Prof. Ahmed was presented with his letter of appointment by the Permanent Secretary, General Services Office, Dr. Nnamdi Maurice Mbaeri, OSGF on 10th September, 2021.

NAEC holds National Stakeholder’s Workshop on Electric Grid Appropriateness for the Deployment of Nuclear Power Plant.
The 3-day programme organised by the Nuclear Power Plant Development(NPPD) Directorate, Department of Planning, Licensing, Sitting and Design (PLS&D) holds from 30th August to 1st September, 2021 at NTC, Sheda, FCT.

NAEC holds Orientation and Nuclearisation Programme for the Commissions new staff.
On 23 August 2021, the Ag. Chairman of the Commission Prof. Ahmed Yusuf Aminu declared open a two-week induction and Nuclearisation Programme for the commissions new staff at the Researcher’s Hostel and Conference CENTER(RHCC) NTC, SHEDA.

2-Day National Workshop for IAEA Project Counterparts in Nigeria.
The workshop to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of IAEA Technical Cooperation(TC) in Nigeria was on 18th August, 2021, declared open by the SGF, represented by the Permanent Secretary, Political Affairs, Mr. Andrew Adejo in Abuja.

Opportunities in the Renewable Sub Sector of Power Generation in Nigeria.
Chairman/CEO of NAEC Prof. Ahmed Yusuf Aminu speaks to the Nigeria Television Authority on opportunities in the renewable sub sector of Power generation in Nigeria. Watch video here. 

Delegation from NAEC and the Russian Federation meet with Hon. Ministers of Finance and Power respectively.
On 29th July, 2021, the delegation from NAEC and the Russian Federation lead by The Ag. Chairman NAEC, Prof Yusuf Ahmed met with the Hon. Minister of Finance represented by the Perm. Sec, Mallam Aliyu Ahmed. The delegation also met with the Hon. Minister of Power. Read more here.

Meeting with Hon. Min of Finance

FG Inaugurates Russian-Nigerian Joint Coordination Committee (JCC).
The Federal Government has inaugurated the re-constituted Russian-Nigerian Joint Coordination Committee (JCC), in an effort to resuscitate the relationship between the two countries in cooperation for the peaceful use of nuclear energy. Read more here.
From Left. Prof. Yusuf Ahmed (Ag.Chm, NAEC), Dr. Habiba Lawal (PS/EFO)

Russian Charge D’Affaires Visits NAEC.
Charge D’Affaires of the Russian Embassy in Nigeria, Mr. Valery Shaposhnikuv on Wednesday, 2nd June 2021 visited NAEC. He was received by the Chairman, Prof Yusuf Ahmed who briefed him on the collaboration between the two countries on nuclear energy. Read more here.

Russian Charge D’ Affaires and Chairman, NAEC

Newly Appointed Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria Visits NAEC.
The newly appointed Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Nigeria, His Excellency Cui Jianchun on Wednesday May 26th, 2021 paid a courtesy visit to the Commission to familiarise himself with areas of interest between China and Nigeria. Read more here.

From Left. Prof. Yusuf Ahmed (Ag.Chm, NAEC)
and HE Cui Jianchun

China National Nuclear Corporation signs memorandum of cooperation with NAEC

Wang Shoujun, chairman of China National Nuclear Corporation, met with the Prof. Simon Mallam, chairman of NAEC  after which a memorandum of understanding on nuclear energy cooperation was signed. Read full report here.