Nigeria Signs its Third Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
Prof. Mallam, Chairman/CEO of the NAEC, and Mr Dazhu Yang, IAEA Deputy Director General and Head of the Department of Technical Cooperation, signed Nigeria’s Country Programme Framework (CPF) for the period of 2018–2023 on 19 September 2018. Read more here.
Nuclear Technology Application for testing in the Fight against COVID-19
The IAEA has provided Nigeria through NAEC, COVID-19 testing equipment using nuclear techniques. The diagnostic technique used called Real-Time Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction or RT-PCR is unique to nuclear technology. Read more here
NAEC Publications & Presentations
REPORT ON IMPLEMENTATION OF RAF 1007 IN NIGERIA. – Yusuf A. Ahmed
IAEA Integrated Nuclear Infrastructure Review Mission For Establishing a New Research Reactor
NAEC hosted an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) delegation from the 5th to 9th February, 2018 on an Integrated Nuclear Infrastructure Review Mission for the establishment of a new Multi-Purpose Research Reactor for Nigeria. (INIR-RR). Read more here
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.