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18 July 1966

Nigeria Government Gazette supplement dated 1966-07-18 number 72 part A

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        Supplement to Official Gaze                                                                  A 217
                                    tte Extraordinary No. 72, Vol.
                ‘‘                                                 53, 18th July,
            STATE SECURITY (DETENTION OF PERSON     1966—Part A’

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                            DECREE 1966             :

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                                  Decree No. 52
                                                                [132% July 1966]         Commence-
          WHEREAS I, Mayor-GEnerat JouNsON                                               ment.
                                                     ‘Thomas UMUNAKWE AGUIYI-
     IRoxs1, Head of the National Military
                                           Government, Supreme Commandero
     the ArmedForces, amsatisfied that the arres                                  f
                                                 t and the detention of the persons
     specified in the Schedule hereto as at the
     are in the interest of the security
                                                  date of commencement hereof
                                         of Nigeria and it is expedient to make
     Decree accordingly:             :                                          this

         NOW THEREF ORE THE NATIONAL
 herebydecrees that --
                                                     MIL
                                                     ITARY GOVERNMENT
                           ;             .
     1. ‘The persons so specified shall be deta
 six                                            ined for a period notexceeding
     months from the date of the commen                                                  pees Bod


 or places as the Head’of the National Milicement of this Decreein such place
                                                                                        PO¥Erto
                                                                                        detain
 time dire
                                            tary Government mayfrom time to
          ct either generally or specifically,                                          persons.
 be liable to be removed to and be deta and the persons so detained shall
 confinement includingthe like cond          ined
                                                there under conditions as to
                                    itions as to maintenance, discipline
 punishment for breaches of discipline, as may                           and
in respect of persons duly convicted of         from timeto time be imposed
                                        an offence by a court of law.”
        2. The provisions of sections 2
Persons) Decree 1966 (which inter aliato 6 of the State Security (Detention of
                                        provide for representations bypersons          Application
detained to tribunals specially constitu                                               ofcertain
                                         ted and for the suspension of certa
provisions of the Constitution of the                                        in        provisions
                                      Republic) shall apply to this Decree             of the State
they     apply to the aforesaid Decree of 1966                               as
accordingly,                                   , and they shall be construed           Security
                                                                                       (Detention
                                                           :       .                   of persons)
                                                                                       Decree 1966,
    3. This Decree maybecited.as the Stat                                              Decree No. 3.
(No. 10) Decr                             e Security (Detention) of Persons
                 ee 1966, andshall be deemed to have                                   Citation and
the 13th July 1966.                                  comeinto’ Operation on            Application.
                                    .
             ;                       SCHEDULE                                                    ,


       (‘) Ibrahim Nock                                                  Section |
       (77) Salihu Aliyu alias Salihu Mazanbana
       ‘\IaDE at Lagos this 18th day of July 1966.
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                                      \ayor-GENERAL J.T. U.
                                                                AGUIYI-IRONSI,
                                     Headof the National Milita
                                                                ry
 |                                   Supreme Commander of the Government,
                                                                 Armed Forces,
                                                Republic of Nigeria
PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY OF
                          THE
  AND PRINTED BY THE MINISTRY NATIONAL MILITARY GOVERX MENT oF NIGERTA
                              OF INFORMATION, PRINTING Div
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