1979

Zimbabwe Constitution Order 1979

Published: 30/Dec/1979

UK Statutory Instrument 1979/1600 Original text of the “Lancaster House” constitution as it entered into force when Zimbabwe gained majority rule. Download file (24MB): Zimbabwe Constitution Order 1979  

Zimbabwe Act 1979

Published: 20/Dec/1979

British Act providing for Zimbabwean independence and the loss or retention of British citizenship. Download file: 1979 Zimbabwe Act (PDF, 192 kb)

Nigeria Constitution 1979 chapter III

Published: 1/Oct/1979

Provisions relating to citizenship in 1979 Constitution, which introduced the concept of “indigenous community”. Download file: Nigeria Constitution 1979 Chapter III Citizenship Download complete text of constitution: Nigeria Constitution 1979

Constitution of Somalia 1979

Published: 16/Sep/1979

Decree of the President of the S.D.R. No. 46 of 16 September 1979: The Constitution of The Somali Democratic Republic Article 4 (The unity of the Somali people) 1. The Somali people are one and the Somali citizenship is one.…

Constitution of the Republic of Seychelles, 1979

Published: 23/Mar/1979

Constitution of the Republic of Seychelles Decree 1979 (No.14 of 1979). Citizenship extends to all those who are citizens under existing law, those born in Seychelles one or both of whose parents are citizens, those born outside Seychelles one or…

Zimbabwe: Constitutional Conference 1979 (extract)

Published: 1/Jan/1979

SOUTHERN RHODESIA CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE HELD AT LANCASTER HOUSE, LONDON SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER 1979 REPORT ANNEX C: SUMMARY OF THE INDEPENDENCE CONSTITUTION B: Citizenship Download file: Zimbabwe Lancaster House Extract