Chief Executive: Dr. Nurallah M. Abubakar
Address: No.4 Oro Ago Crescent off Mohammadu Buhari Way, Garki II.
Phone Number: +2348146099778
Official Contact Person: Mr. Gbenga Kolawole. Head, Conservation monitoring
Phone number of contact person: +2348183996821
Email of contact person: firstname.lastname@example.org
Main Mandate of Organization: NESREA among others is to enforce all environmental laws, guidelines, policies, standards and regulations in Nigeria. It also has the responsibility to enforce compliance with provisions of international treaties on the environment to which Nigeria is a signatory.
Mandate as it relates to biosecurity: The National environmental (Control of Alien and Invasive Specie) Regulation, S.I. No 32, 2013, which has the following objectives
- To protect the health of Nigeria’s indigenous plant species from alien and invasive variants; and
- To prevent the introduction of new plant diseases arising from the alien and invasive species, that may eradicate indigenous variants.