C 37 Supplement to Official.Gazette No. 24, Vol. 69, 20th. May, 1982—Part C 2 Au AN ACT TO AMEND THE WEST AFRICAN EXAMINATIONS CouNcIL Act 1973 AND FOR MATTERS CONNECTED THEREWITH. . Sponsored by Hon. Dr E. C. EMEKEKWwuE, Onitsha South Federal Constituency, Anambra State ! ] Commence , ment. 1 BE IT ENACTED by the National Assembly of the . Federal 2 Republic of Nigeria as follows— 3 1. The West African Examinations Council Act 1973 is hereby Amendment _ 1973,No, 27, 4 amendedin section 20 by repealing subsection (4) thereof. 5 2. This Act may be cited as the West African Examinations Council Short title. 6 (Amendment) Act 1982. EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM Section 20 (4) of the West African Examinations Council Act 1973 - constrains the prosecutionof offences relating to examination leakages and this Bill seeks to remove that constraint as a deterrent to offenders.