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11 January 1989

Nigeria Government Gazette supplement dated 1989-01-11 number 2 part A

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                                 Extraor dinary y No. 2, Vol. 76, ' 1980--Part
                                                                     11th January
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               CODE OF CONDUCT BUREAU AND TRIBUNAL
                           DECREE 1989




                                    ARRANCEMENT OF SECTIONS

Section                                               16. Allegation of breach of provisions
                                                            of this Decree.
 }.   Establishment of Code of Conduct                                     ;
        Bureau.                                       17. Agents and nominees.
 2. Aims and objectives of the Bureau.                18. Exemption.

  3. Functions of the Bureau.                         19. Indemnity      of   members    of   the
                                                            Bureau.
 4. Members ofstaff of the Bureau.                    20. Establishment of Code of Conduct
  5. Conflict of interest with duty.                         Tribunal.
 o. Restrictions on specified officers.               21. Staff.
  7. Prohibition of foreign account,                  22. ‘Tenure ofoffice of Chairman and
                                                             member.
 8.      ti        1        s.
      Retired public officers                         23. Powers of the Tribunal to impose
 9, Certain retired public officers.                         punishment.

 10, Gifts or benefits in kinds,                      24. Rules of procedure and institution
                                                            of proceedings.
 11. Restriction     on    loans,    gifts   or       25. Power to issue search warrants.
          benefits to certain public officers.
                                                      26. Interpretation.
 12, Bribery of public officers.
 13   Abuse of powers,                                27, Citation and commencement.

 14. Membership of societies.                                SCHEDULES

 15. Declaration ofassets.                        |
                                        Decree No. 1
                                                                              [See section 27]      Commence-
                                                                                                    ment,
      THE FEDERAL MILITARY GOVERNMENT hereby decrees as
 follows :—
                             Part I—Code of Conduct Bureau
     1.—(1) Notwithstanding the provisions of Part I of the Fifth Schedu
                                                                         le                         Establish-
to the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1979, as amende
                                                                        d,                          ment of
there is hereby established a bureau to be known as the Code of Conduc
                                                                          t                         Code of
Bureau(hereafter in this Decree referred to as “the Bureaw”’)                                       Conduct
                                                                                                    Bureau.
      (2) The Bureau shall consist of a Chairman and ten other members who
shall be men of unimpeachable integrity in the Nigerian society,

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