Section 2 of the Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection Act 19 of 1995 (CAP N142 LFN) establishes the Governing Board of the Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority and its membership.
The Board consists of:
3. The Director General of the Federal Environmental Protection Agency
4. The Director General of the Energy Commission of Nigeria
5. The Director General of the Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority, and
6. Two eminent Nigerians with cognate background and experience in nuclear science to be appointed by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.