Ministry of Justice documents relating to the laws of Northern Nigeria

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First report of the Panel of Jurists to Sir Gawain Westray Bell; statement of the Government of Nigeria on the reorganizing of the Legal and Judicial systems of Northern Nigeria, Memorandum by the Attorney General, Memorandum by the Acting Chief Justice, Memorandum by the Principal of the Institute of Administration, Memorandum by S. S. Richardson, Memorandum by Commissioner of Police, Northern Nigeria; Memorandum by the Minister for Local Government; Letters from Provincial Judges in Sokoto Province, Sardauna Province, Makurdi Province, Lokoja Province, Ilorin Province and Memorandum by the Minister for Justice in Nigeria. All documents are dated 10 Sep 1958.

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