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19 January 1961

Nigeria Government Gazette supplement dated 1961-01-19 number 3 part B

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Supplementto Official Gazette No. 3, Vol. 48, 19th January, 196{—Part B

L.N. 7 of 1961 -
                                 PROCLAMATION


                                 By His Excellency the Right Honourable Doctor Nnamdi
                                   Azikiwe, Member of Her Majesty’s Most Honourable
                                   Privy Council, Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief
                                   of the Federation of Nigeria.                    :


NNAMDI AZIKIWE
     Governor-General
  ' “ Wuereas provision is made by the Revised Edition (Laws of the Federation and.
Lagos) Ordinance, 1958, for the preparation of a Revised Edition of the Laws of the
Federation and of the Federal Tertitory of Lagos:         =
     AND. WHEREAS it is provided by subsection (2) of section 10 of that Ordinance, that
on the passing of a Resolution of the Federal Legislative Houses authorising him so to do
the Governor-General may, by Proclamation, order that the Revised Edition prepared
under that Ordinanceshall come intoforce from such date as he may think fit :
       AND WHEREAS it is provided. by subsection (3) of that section that, notwithstanding
the provisions of that section, the Governor-General may uponthe passing of a Resolution
of the Federal Legislative Houses authorising him so to do by Proclamation bring into
foveasuch part of the said Revised Edition as may be completed from time to time and
published   :           ,
       AND WHEREAS Volumes XI and XIT of the said Revised Edition have been completed
 and published, and a Resolution has been passed by the Senate and by the House of
 Representatives authorising the Governor-General to bring that part of the said Revised
Edition as is comprised in those volumes into force :
    Now, THEREFORE, I, NNAMDI AZzikrweE, Member of Her Majesty’s Most Honourable
Privy Council, Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief of the Federation of Nigeria,
do hereby order that that part of the Revised Edition of the Laws of the Federation and
of the Federal Territory of Lagos prepared under the Reyised Edition (Laws of the
Federation and Lagos) Ordinance, 1958,as is comprised in Volumes XI and XII shall
comeinto force from the first day of February, 1961.
_       Given under my hand and the Public Seal of the Federation of Nigeria this 6th
    dayof January, 1961.
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