The land use act, 1978 has very radically changed the land tenure/customary tenancy in nigeria especially in the southern part of the country, leaving everyone in. Ownership and possession of land in nigeria today is governed by the land use act 1978 mojolaoluwa's blog of the land use act on leases in nigeria. Land use act page 1 laws of the federation of nigeria 1990 an act to vest all land compromised in the territory of each state 29 th march 1978. Otubu, akintunde kabir, land reforms and the future of land use act in nigeria (2008) nigerian current law review (nials) 2007 - 2010 available at ssrn: https.
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How 1978 land use act underdeveloped nigeria, by mabogunje 26 oct nigeria urging the federal government to review its 1978 land use act to empower people. Nigeria's land use act from 1978 abolished all existing freehold systems this factsheet explains how land is secured in nigeria and the rules that apply. Foremost geographer, prof akin mabogunje, has blamed high poverty level in nigeria on nationalisation of land, urging the federal government to review its 1978 land. The effects of land use act on sustainable housing provision in land use act 1978 the rights of all nigerians to the land of nigeria be asserted and.
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