Author Archives for Bronwen Manby

ECOWAS Protocol A/P.3/5/82 Relating to the Definition of Community Citizen

May 29, 1982 11:21 am Published by Comments Off on ECOWAS Protocol A/P.3/5/82 Relating to the Definition of Community Citizen

THE HIGH CONTRACTING PARTIES MINDFUL of Article 5 of the Treaty of the Economic Community of West African States establishing the Authority of Heads of State and Government its composition and functions; RECALLING that Paragraph 1 of Article 27 of […]


Mauritius: Civil Status Act 23 of 1981

January 1, 1982 4:44 pm Published by Comments Off on Mauritius: Civil Status Act 23 of 1981

Provides for registration of births, marriages and deaths. Entry into force 1 January 1982. Download :Mauritius Civil Status Act 23 1981


Loi n° 1981/002 du 29 juin 1981 sur la nationalité zaïroise

June 29, 1981 3:30 pm Published by Comments Off on Loi n° 1981/002 du 29 juin 1981 sur la nationalité zaïroise

Section II: De la nationalité zaïroise d’origine Paragraphe 1: Des zaïrois par appartenance Article 4: Est zaïrois aux termes de l’article 11 de la Constitution, à la date du 30 juin 1960, toute personne dont un des ascendants est ou […]


Cameroun: Ordonnance n° 81/002 du 29 juin 1981 portant organisation de l’état civil et diverses dispositions relatives à l’état des personnes physiques

June 29, 1981 7:53 am Published by Comments Off on Cameroun: Ordonnance n° 81/002 du 29 juin 1981 portant organisation de l’état civil et diverses dispositions relatives à l’état des personnes physiques

Texte original; modifié 2011. Télécharger: Cameroun Ordonnance no 81-02 du 29 juin 1981 portant organisation de lEtat civil


Togo: Ordonnance N° 80-027 du 8 octobre 1980 portant modification de l’ordonnance n° 78-34 du 7 septembre 1978 portant code de la nationalité togolaise

October 9, 1980 3:14 pm Published by Comments Off on Togo: Ordonnance N° 80-027 du 8 octobre 1980 portant modification de l’ordonnance n° 78-34 du 7 septembre 1978 portant code de la nationalité togolaise

Modifiant l’article 13 du code de la nationalité afin de prévoir que les enfants majeurs d’une personne requérant la nationalité peuvent s’associer à la requête. Download: Togo Ordonnance 80-027 du 08 octobre 1980 portant modification du code de la nationalité […]


Libya: Law Number 18 for the year 1980 relating to Nationality

September 9, 1980 8:44 pm Published by Comments Off on Libya: Law Number 18 for the year 1980 relating to Nationality

Establishes the idea of “Arab nationality”. Download in English: Libya Nationality No 18 1980 with regulations and 1984 amendment EN Download in Arabic: Libya Nationality Law No 18 1980 AR Libya Nationality Law Regulations 1980 AR Libya Nationality Amendment Law […]


Zimbabwe Constitution Order 1979

December 30, 1979 1:34 pm Published by Comments Off on Zimbabwe Constitution Order 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

December 20, 1979 12:00 am Published by Comments Off on Zimbabwe Act 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

October 1, 1979 12:00 am Published by Comments Off on Nigeria Constitution 1979 chapter III

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