Acting President Yemi Osinbajo SAN, on Friday, August 17 2018, signed into law three Bills transmitted from the National Assembly, That Can Be Currently Acts from the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
The Acts are the Federal Capital Territory government officials Commission (Establishment) Act, 2018; the Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria (Enforcement ) Act, 2018; and consequently the Federal School of Medical Laboratory Technology (Science) Jos (Establishment) Act, 2018.
The Federal Capital Territory authorities officials Commission (Establishment) Act, 2018 supplies the frame, according to Section 303 of this Constitution, for its management of their government officials of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The Commission created under the Act would, without prejudice to the powers of the President, be responsible for the consultation and disciplinary charge of staff inside the government officials of the FCT.
The Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria Act, 2018 builds the Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria for forestry research, education and instruction.
The Institute, with its Headquarters at Ibadan, will possess outstations and colleges in each of the six geo-political zones of this Federation. The institute may, amongst others, conduct research to case of agro-forestry systems for the blending of forest trees of economic significance into farming methods; ecology of pests and diseases and for that reason the ir command; and also the control of desertification, erosion and deforestation.
The Federal School of Medical Laboratory Technology Jos Act, 2018 establishes the varsity of Medical Laboratory Technology Jos, a diploma and also certificate-awarding Institute, for research and training in Medical Laboratory Science and other related fields.