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The Labour Act, 1971

The Labour Act, 1971

Copy of the Labour Act, 1971. 

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Here is a copy of the Labour Act, 1971 which is a federal law that regulates employments (public and private) in Nigeria. The Labour Act, 1971 is captured in Chapter 198 of Laws of the Federation, 1990.

The Labour Act (the Law), is the federal legislation that regulates the relationship between the employees and employers in Nigeria, among others since 1971.

The Labour Act contains a total of 4 parts and a schedule.

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The Labour Act contains a number of provisions that regulate the employment contracts between the employees and the employers and the dynamics of their relationships.

The Labour Act repealed the Labour Code Act and consolidate the law relating to Labour.

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