Mohammed Lawal Buga
Director
Raw Materials Research and Development Council

Nigeria

Dr. Mohammed Lawal Buga is currently the Director, Industrial Chemicals and Minerals Department, Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC). Dr Buga is a Chartered Chemist and a member of the Institute of Public Analysts of Nigeria (IPAN) amongst many professional bodies. He was a visiting scientist at the University of Marburg, Germany. Dr Buga was a Technical Assistant in the office of the Hon. Minister of Science and Technology from August 2002 to May 2003. He later became the Technical Assistant to the Minister of Science and Technology from July 2010-May, 2011. He participated in many national assignments including the Vision 20 20 20. He has published numerous articles in local and international journals and is currently the Editor- in- Chief of the Journal of Raw Materials Research.