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17 August 1961

Nigeria Government Gazette supplement dated 1961-08-17 number 58 part B

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Supplement to Official Gazette No. 58, Vol. 48, 17th August 1961—Part B

L.N. 103 of 1961
             MINERALS ORDINANCE(CAP.. 121) a
             Minerals (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations, 1961
                       Commencement : 17th August, 1961
  In exercise of the powers conferred by section 118 of the Minerals Ordi-
nance the Governor-General acting in accordance with the advice of the
Council of Ministers, has made the following regulations:—
  1. These regulations may be cited as the Minerals (Amendment)w0. 2)                             Citation and
Regulations, 1961, and shall be of Federal application.                                           application.

  2. The Second Schedule to the Minerals Regulations is amended by—                               Amendment
                                                                                                  ofthe Second
    (a) the deletion from item 2 (holder of a mining right) of the fee of                         Schedule
 _“£0-15s-0d” and the substitution therefor of the following fee—                                 Vol. EX,
                                      “£1-05-00" 5                                                p. 1522.

     (0) the deletion from item 3 (a) (lessee of a mininglease in clasg-A, B
  or C)of the fee of “£0-3s-0d” and the substitution therefor of the following

  3. The Third Schedule to the Minerals Regulations ij s aménded by the                           Amendment
                                                                                                  of the Third
deletion of the table of fees and the substitution. therefor of thefollowing                      Schedule
table—                                                                                            Vol. TX,
                                                                                                  p. 1523.

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      . Prospecting Rights ..                   tee     ee ee 7

      . Prospecting Rights for lignite only |     ee     -» ae |
      . For sanction to assign a mining lease or an exclusive pros-
        pecting licence or mining right or water licence or any
          right or interest thereunder
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    4, On surrender of an exclusive prospecting‘licence
    5.    On surrender of a part of a mining lease
    6.    On surrender of whole of a mining lease

    7.    On surrender of a water licence
    8.    On renewal of an exclusive ProspectingIlicence 0
                                                         or‘ mining
          right ..                          os      .     _      ..


    9. On the renewal of a ‘mining lease .                         1
    0 . For permission to lessee to dispose of minerals other than
          thosespecifiedin lease


  Li. For sanction to suspend mining operationson the:areas of
      a mining right or mining lease or Prospecting operations
          on an exclusive prospecting licence         .               10


   12. For sanction to vary the numberof Persons employed for
          climatic reasons    iy‘ y                                    100
   13.. For sanction to group or vary the grouping of exclusive
        prospectinglicences or mining leases   .                       100
 14, For permission to the holder of a prospecting righto1
          exclusive prospectinglicence to remove,retain or dispose ~
          of minerals ..                           ..    ..     . O 5 0
   15. Foralicence to purchase minerals             toe   ..    ,. 10              0

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