Minister of Higher Education, Technology, and Innovation Hon. Dr. Itah Kandjii-Murangi has appointed new Commissioners for the NCRST on Thursday August 18, 2022.The appointment is for a period of three (3) years, effective 18 August 2022 to 18 August 2025. Prof Kandawa-Schulz who forms part of the Commission as chairperson of the Biosafety Council, her appointment ends 30 June 2024.

They are as follows:

  1. Prof. Jacob Nyambe (Chairperson)
  2. Prof.Teresia Kaulihowa (Deputy Chairperson)
  3. Ms Alisa Amupolo
  4. Dr Marius Mutorwa
  5. Dr Fillemon N. Nangolo
  6. Mr Titus Kanyanda
  7. Ms Nailoke Mhanda
  8. Prof. Kandawa-Schulz