Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment No. 4) Order in Council, 1958

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CitationSI 1958/1958

1958 No. 1958

The Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment No. 4) Order in Council, 1958

21stNovember 1958

27thNovember 1958

28thNovember 1958

At the Court at Buckingham Palace, the 21st day of November, 1958

Present,

The Queen's Most Excellent Majesty in Council

Her Majesty, by virtue and in exercise of the powers in that behalf by the Foreign Jurisdiction Act, 1890(a), or otherwise in Her Majesty vested, is pleased, by and with the advice of Her Privy Council, to order, and it is hereby ordered, as follows:—

Citation, construction and commencement

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment No. 4) Order in Council, 1958, and shall be construed as one with the Nigeria (Constitution) Orders in Council, 1954 to 1957(b), the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment) Order in Council, 1958(c), the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment No. 2) Order in Council, 1958(d), and the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment No. 3) Order in Council, 1958(e).

(2) The Nigeria (Constitution) Orders in Council, 1954 to 1957, the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment) Order in Council, 1958, the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment No. 2) Order in Council, 1958, the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment No. 3) Order in Council, 1958, and this Order may be cited together as the Nigeria (Constitution) Orders in Council, 1954 to 1958.

(3) Section 1 of the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment No. 3) Order in Council, 1958, is amended by the deletion of subsection (2).

(4) This Order shall come into operation on the twenty-eighth day of November, 1958.

Amendment of Order of 1954

2.—(1) Section 2 of the Nigeria (Constitution) Order in Council, 1954 (hereinafter called "the principal Order") (as amended by section 2 of the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment No. 2) Order in Council, 1957, subsection (1) of section 3 of the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment) Order in Council, 1958, and section 2 of the Nigeria (Constitution) (Amendment No. 3) Order in Council, 1958) is amended by the deletion from subsection (4) of sub-paragraph (iv) of paragraph (a) and the substitution of the following sub-paragraph:—

"(iv) references to offices in the public service of the Federation include references to the offices of the judges of the Federal Supreme Court, the High Court of Lagos and the High Court of the Southern Cameroons and references to the offices of members of all other

(a) 53 & 54 Vict. c. 37.

(b) S.I. 1954/1146, 1955/432, 1956/836, 1957/1363, 1530 (1954 II, p. 2829; 1955 II, p. 3163; 1956 II, p. 2953; 1957 II, pp. 3028, 3030).

(c) S.I. 1958/429 (Pt. II, p. 2757, of this volume).

(d) S.I. 1958/1257 (Pt. II, p. 2811, of this volume).

(e) S.I. 1958/1522 (Pt. II, p. 2822, of this volume).

courts of the Federation, the Southern Cameroons or Lagos, being offices the emoluments attaching to which are payable out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund or the other public funds of the Federation or the Southern Cameroons, as the case may be; and...

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