Buhari Signs 3 New Bills Into Law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed three bills, which had earlier been passed by the National Assembly, into Nigeria’s law.


This was made by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja on Wednesday.

Adesina said the President signed the three bills on Tuesday.

According to a statement, the bills are Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy (Establishment) Bill, 2017, Air Force Institute of Technology of Nigeria (Establishment) Bill, 2017 and National Intelligence Agency Pensions (Establishment) Bill, 2017,

On the Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy (Establishment) Bill, 2017, the statement said “The College to be sited in Enugu is to provide courses of instruction leading to the award of degrees, diplomas and certificates in dental technology, dental therapy and related courses.

For the Air Force Institute of Technology of Nigeria (Establishment) Bill, 2017, it said “The Institute to be situated in Kaduna, is to give technical training  to the personnel of the Nigerian Air Force and other services of the Nigerian Armed Forces, Nigerians and citizens of other African countries.


On the National Intelligence Agency Pensions (Establishment) Bill, 2017, which is the third bill, the statement said, “is to administer the pensions scheme for personnel of the Agency, sequel to the exit of the Agency from the application of the Contributory Pension’s Scheme under the Pension’s Reform Act, 2004.

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