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9 July 1959

Nigeria Government Gazette supplement dated 1959-07-09 number 42 part B

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    : Supplement to Oficial GazottsNo, 42, Vol. 46, 9th July).1959—Part B
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              (Wasraen Ruaion Las 4 oF 1953 as AMENDEDBY ORDINANCE 35 OF 1956).
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              In exercise of the powers conferred by section 172 (1) of the La gos LocalGovérn-
        ment Law, 1953, as amended by the Lagos Local Government (Amendnient) Ordinance,
        1956, the Governor-General, ‘after consultation with the Council of Ministers, has
        delegated the functions specified in thefirst column of the Schedule hereto to the person
        spe ed in the second column of such Schedule,
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                         |                     _ SCHEDULE
                             Functions delegated                              ‘To whom delegated          .
         _ 1. All functions conferred upon the             Governor-
                                                               The Minister charged with
        General in Council by the following sections of the responsibility for Lagos muni-
        Law? 21, 22,23, 26 (3), 31 (1), 59(8), 83(2), 84, 97(2), cipal affairs,
        97 (3), 98, 99 (1), 99 (3), 100 (2), 112(3), 118, 119,.
        125 (1),   125 (2), 127 (1) (6), 127 (3), 127 (6); 128 (1),
        128 ay 128 a PACA 133 4 133 ty 14f {3                        3
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          2, All functions conferred upon the Gévernor-                  The Minister charged with
: General in Council by section 74 of the Law, except responsibility for Lagos muni-
  insofar as they relate to the appointment, acting _ cipal affairs.
  appointment and dismissal of heads of departments
  and their deputies.     “
    3. The power under section 11% (1) of the Law-to      The Minister - chaiged with
  approve the writing off .of irrecoverable arrears of responsibility for Lagos muni-'
    ‘revenue exceeding £50 inany one case or a total of cipal affairs,                                ,
    £300 in any one financial year, up to a limit of£200
    and £1,000 respectively.
       4. The power under section 111 (2) of the Law to.          The Minister charged with
    approve the writing off of deficiencies of cash or storcs: responsibility for Lagos muni-
    “or unserviceable stores exceeding £50 in value in any
    one case or atotal of £100 in any onefinancialyear,
    up to alimitof £200 and £500 respectively.                     ~


             Dari this 2nd day ofJuly,1959.

                                                                             . Maonrice Jenrins,
                                                                         Acting Deputy Secretary to the
                                                                              Councit ofMinisters .
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