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JUST IN: Buhari Signs Polytechnic Amendments Bill, Other Into Law

President Muhammmadu Buhari has signed the Polytechnic Amendments Bill and the National Institute for Security Bill.

Speaking to journalists on Tuesday, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Representatives) Umar Yakubu, said the new amendment will harmonize the tenure of the Rectors of the Federal Polytechnics, retirement age of staff of the Polytechnics as well as establishment of the Governing Council for the Polytechnics and membership of the Council.

The councils will be made up of a five-man panel and a Chairman.

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The Federal Polytechnic amendment bill seeks to amend the Federal Polytechnic Act cap 17 of the laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004

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