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Country Nigeria
Date of signature 2000-05-24
Date of ratification 2003-07-15
Date of entry into force 2003-10-13
Profile revision -
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Type of document Number of records Date of last update
8 2014-12-01
1 2010-05-17
2 2012-08-16
1 2009-09-04
5 2015-05-14
1 2011-11-17
2 2015-03-16
3 2011-11-16
Report on Assignment 0 -
Risk Assessment 0 -
2 2011-09-26
  Total number of records 25  

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NATIONAL BIOSAFETY MANAGEMENT AGENCY ACT 2015

                        EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM

This Act establishes the National Biosafety Management Agency charged with the responsibility for providing regulatory framework, institutional and administrative mechanism for safety measures in the application of modern bio-technology in Nigeria with the view to preventing any adverse effect on human health, animals, plants and environment.