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BIGHT OF BONNY ACT 1975

 

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

Section

 

Section

 

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New name for Bight of Biafra

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Short Title

 

 

BIGHT OF BONNY ACT

 

CITATION

An Act to provide a new name for the Bight of Biafra.

 

COMMENCEMENT:       [17th January, 1975]

New name for Bight of Biafra

1.     The bight on the south-east coast of Nigeria hitherto known as the Bight of Biafra
shall from henceforth and for all purposes be known as the Bight of Bonny, and all references to the Bight of Biafra in any law however made having effect in Nigeria or in any instrument, map or document whatsoever shall be construed as references to the Bight of Bonny.

Short title

2.     This Act may be cited as the Bight of Bonny Act.

 

 

SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION

No Subsidiary Legislation