In accordance with the National Biosafety Management Agency Act 2015(as amended), requiring public display of biosafety applications for permit to intentionally release Genetically Modified Organisms(GMOs), the National Biosafety Management Agency(NBMA) hereby announces a twenty-one (21) day public notice on the display of an application dossier by Fiyah Global Concept Limited for the commercial release of genetically modified cotton. The display, with effect from 19th May 2022 to 9th June 2022 is to enable the public to make comments that would facilitate informed decision on the application.
Description of the Proposed CFT
Display Centre are :
PUBLIC DISPLAY OF APPLICATION DOSSIER FOR COMMERCIAL RELEASE OF GENETICALLY MODIFIED COTTON RESISTANT TO SPODOPTERA AND BOLLWORMS
Date: 19th May 2022 to 9th June 2022
Time: 8:00 am – 4:00pm daily
All comments should be forwarded to the office of the Director-General/ Chief Executive Officer, National Biosafety Management Agency on or before 9th of June 2022.
Director-General/Chief Executive Officer