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17 May 1989

Nigeria Government Gazette supplement dated 1989-05-17 number 32 part A

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    Supplement to Official Gazette Extraordinary No. 32, Vol. 76, 17th May,
                                                                                  1969—Part A


           “LOCAL GOVERNMENT (BASIC CONSTITUTIONAL AND
                 TRANSITIONALPROVISIONS) DECREE 1989




                                      ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS -
   Section
        1, Local Governmentsystem.
                                                    19. Disqualifications of Councillors.
        2 . Establishment and dissolution of
                                                    20. Declaration ofassets andliabilities + .
            "Local Government Council:                      oaths of Councillor.
        . Division into wards and boundaries
            thereof,           .
                                                   “21, Supervisory Councillors,
    4. Periodical review of wards.                  22. Tenure of seat of members.
        . Establishmentofoffice of Chairman         23. Recall.
           and Vice-Chairman.                       24, Presiding at sitting of the Local
    6. Qualifications of. Chairman.                     3  Government ‘Council.

    7.- Disqualifications of Chairman.             25. Quorum.               |
    8. Declaration of assets andliabilities :      26. Voting.
            oaths of Chairman.-                    27, Functions of a Local Government.
        . Election of Chairman.                    28. Other functions of Local Govern-
   10. Nomination and election of Vice-                    ment.   .                   :
           ‘Chairman.    os       .         ,      29.   State Local Government Service
                                                           Commission.
  11, Removal. : of Chairman or Vice-
       --Chairman,    -  ca ,
                                                  30.    Composition of the Local Goyern-
                                                           ment Service Commission.
  12. Permanent incapacity of Chairman
       and Vice-Chairman.
                                                  31     Functions of the Local Goyern-
                                                           ment Service Commission.
. 13, Discharge of functions of Chairman. .        32, Protection of pension rights,
 _ 14, Executive responsibility of Vice--          33. Observance of Code of Conduct by ,
           Chairman: or Supervisory Coun-                  persons employed in the service
           cillors.                                        of a Local Government Council.
                     —
  15. Tenure of office of Chairman,             |: 34, Power to remove Chairman, ete,

  16.. Death of. Chairman elect befo             235.    National Electoral Commission to
                                     re                    conduct Local Government elec~
        ‘oaths of office, ~~                               tions.       :
 17, Number of Councillors. .
                                                   36. Polling stations.
  18,    Qualification: of Councillors.
                                                   37, Personseligible to vote.

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