In accordance with the National Biosafety Management Agency Act 2015 (as amended), requiring public display of biosafety applications, for permit to import 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 Trigall Genetics S. A, for the permit for importation of Genetically Modified Wheat. The display, with effect from 20th June 2022 to 11th July 2022 is to enable the public to make comments that would facilitate informed decision on the application.
Description of the Proposed GM Wheat to be Imported
Display Centre are :
PUBLIC DISPLAY OF APPLICATION DOSSIER FOR COMMERCIAL RELEASE OF GENETICALLY MODIFIED COTTON RESISTANT TO SPODOPTERA AND BOLLWORMS
Date: 20 June, 2022 to 11 July, 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