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  1. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Public Enterprises (Privatisation and Commercialisation) Decree (No. 28 of 1999).

    Adoption: 1999-05-10 | NGA-1999-R-57333

    Repeals the Bureau of Public enterprises Decree of 1993 and provides for the creation of a National Council on Privatisation as well as the re-structuring of the Bureau of Public Enterprises.

  2. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Family Economic Advancement Programme (Establishment etc.) (Amendment) Decree 1997 (No. 20 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-12-15 | Date of entry into force: 1997-12-15 | NGA-1997-R-58099

    Amends Family Economic Advancement Programme (Establishment etc.) 1997 with respect to the composition of the Governing Board of the Programme.

  3. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Family Economic Advancement Programme (Establishment etc.) Decree 1997 (No. 11 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-08-12 | Date of entry into force: 1997-08-12 | NGA-1997-R-58098

    Makes provision for the establishment of an empowerment programme for locally based producers of goods and services and potentional entrepreneurs in cottage industries. Also sets forth eligibility critieria for loan facilities, and provides for loan recovery schedules under the programme.

  4. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Public Enterprises Regulatory Commission Decree (No. 35 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-11-17 | Date of entry into force: 1996-11-17 | NGA-1996-R-47430

    Establishes the Public Enterprises Regulatory Commission with the function of of monitoring public enterprises.

  5. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Oil and Gas Export Free Zone Decree 1996 (No. 8 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-03-29 | Date of entry into force: 1996-03-29 | NGA-1996-R-47425

    Establishes an Oil and Gas Export Free Zone and an Oil and Gas Export Free Zone Authority. S. 20 requires non-Nigerians to have a work permit to work in the Zone; s. 23 provides that enactments applying to customs territories apply to the Zone.

  6. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - International agreement

    Traité révisé de la Communauté économique des Etats de l'Afrique de l'Ouest (CEDEAO), fait à Cotonou le 24 juillet 1993. - Traité révisé

    Adoption: 1993-07-24 | INT-1993-IA-39591

    Les Etats membres (Côte d'Ivoire, Sénégal, Ghana, Gambie, Bénin, Guinée, Guinée-Bissau, Mauritanie, Niger, Burkina Faso, Nigéria, Libéria, Sierra Leone, Mali et Togo) s'engagent à abolir tous les obstacles à la liberté de circulation et de résidence à l'intérieur de la Communauté (art. 27.1) et à dispenser, par accords mutuels, les citoyens de la détention de visa touristique et de permis de résidence. Les Etats membres permettront aux ressortissants de la Communauté d'exercer des activités commerciales et industrielles sur leur territoire (art. 27.2).

  7. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Bankruptcy (Amendment) Decree (No. 109 of 1992). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1992-12-28 | NGA-1992-R-64034

    Makes miscellaneous amendments to Bankruptcy Act.

  8. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Nigeria Export Processing Zones Decree 1992 (No. 63 of 1992).

    Adoption: 1992-11-19 | NGA-1992-R-43201

    Establishes a Nigeria Processing Zones Authority, which is responsible for administering any export processing zones. The Authority is also responsible for resolving any labour disputes in the zone in conjunction with the Ministry of Employment, Labour and Productivity (s. 4). There shall be no strikes or lockouts for a period of ten years following the commencement of operations within a zone (s. 18(5)). Repeals Nigeria Export Processing Zones Decree 1991.

  9. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Agricultural Land Development Authority Decree 1992 (No. 92).

    Adoption: 1992-05-07 | NGA-1992-R-58759

    Establishes the National Agricultural Land Development Authority to provide, among other things, strategic public support for land development. Makes provision for membership, functions and funds of the Authority.

  10. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Companies and Allied Matters Act (Chapter 59).

    Adoption: 1990-01-02 | NGA-1990-L-52860

    Covers matters related to the incorporation of companies, including winding-up of companies.

  11. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Nigerian Enterprises Promotion Act (No. 54 of 1989) (Chapter 303).

    Adoption: 1989-12-29 | NGA-1989-L-52848

    Sets forth list in Schedule of enterprises which shall be exclusively reserved for Nigerians. Provides for enterprise inspection and the regulation of sale and acquisition of enterprises. Sale or transfer of an enterprise shall not be approved unless a workers' equity participation trust is established (s. 6).

  12. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    National Economic Reconstruction Fund Act (No. 2 of 1989) (Chapter 254).

    Adoption: 1989-01-09 | NGA-1989-L-52901

    Establishes the National Economic Reconstruction Fund to provide, inter alia, funding for small and medium scale enterprises.

  13. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Industrial Development Co-Ordination Act (No. 36 of 1988) (Chapter 178).

    Adoption: 1988-09-30 | NGA-1988-L-52913

  14. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Privatisation and Commercialisation Act 1988 (No. 25) (Chapter 369).

    Adoption: 1988-07-05 | NGA-1988-L-56745

    Provides for the privatisation and commercialisation of Federal Government-owned enterprises, as well as those in which the Federal Government has an equity stake. Establishes Technical Committee to manage the practical aspects of this process.

  15. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Directorate of Food, Roads, and Rural Infrastructures Act (No. 4 of 1987) (Chapter 100).

    Adoption: 1987-09-02 | NGA-1987-L-52864

  16. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Directorate for Social Mobilisation Act (No. 31 of 1987) (Chapter 101).

    Adoption: 1987-09-02 | NGA-1987-L-52865

  17. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    National Productivity Centre Act (No. 7 of 1987) (Chapter 272).

    Adoption: 1987-04-03 | NGA-1987-L-52888

    Establishes the National Productivity Centre charged with promoting productivity in all economic sectors.

  18. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Company Winding-Up Rules (S.I. 45 of 1983) (Chapter 59).

    Adoption: 1983-10-01 | NGA-1983-R-52861

  19. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Industrial Development (List of Pioneer Industries) Notice (S.I. 9 of 1982) (Chapter 179).

    Adoption: 1982-04-29 | NGA-1982-M-52915

  20. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Industrial Promotion Act (No. 40 of 1979) (Chapter 181).

    Adoption: 1979-08-03 | NGA-1979-L-52917

  21. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Bankruptcy Act (No. 16) (Chapter 30). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1979-04-20 | NGA-1979-L-52855

  22. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Social Development Act (No. 12 of 1974).

    Adoption: 1974-02-28 | NGA-1974-L-58982

    Establishes the Social Development Division of the Ministry of Employment, Labour and Productivity, and defines its duties.

  23. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Industrial Training Fund Act (No. 47 of 1971) (Chapter 182).

    Adoption: 1971-10-08 | NGA-1971-L-52918

  24. Nigeria - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Industrial Development (Income Tax Relief) Act (No. 22 of 1971) (Chapter 179).

    Adoption: 1970-04-01 | NGA-1970-L-52914

    Provides tax relief to pioneer industries.


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