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Buhari gives assent to three bills

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to three bills.

The assent was given on Tuesday, according to a statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina.

One of the bills is the Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy (Establishment) Bill, 2017.

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.

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The second is the Air Force Institute of Technology of Nigeria (Establishment) Bill, 2017.

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.

The third is the National Intelligence Agency Pensions (Establishment) Bill, 2017, which 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.