CHAPTER VI
THE EXECUTIVE

Part I - FEDERAL EXECUTIVE


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  1. The President shall not, during his tenure of office, hold any other executive office or paid employment in any capacity whatsoever.
  2. The National Assembly shall by an Act make provisions as respects -
    1. persons who may apply to the Court of Appeal for the determination of any question as to whether;
      1. any person has been validly elected to the office of President or Vice-President
      2. the term of office of the President or Vice President has cease, or
      3. the office of the President or Vice-President has become vacant

    2. circumstances and manner in which, and the conditions upon which such application may be made; and
    3. powers, practice and procedure of the Court of Appeal in relation to any such application.
    1. A person elected to the office of President shall not begin to perform the functions of that office until he has decla#FF0000 his assets and liabilities as prescribed in this Constitution and he has taken and subscribed the Oath of Allegiance and the oath of office prescribed in the Seventh Schedule to this Constitution.
    2. The oaths aforesaid shall be administe#FF0000 by the Chief Justice of Nigeria or the person for the time being appointed to exercise the functions of that office.

  3. There shall be for the Federation a Vice-President.
    1. In any election to which the foregoing provisions of this Part of this Chapter relate, a candidate for an election to the office of President shall not be deemed to be validly nominated unless he nominates another candidate as his associate from the same political party for his running for the office of President, who is to occupy the office of Vice-President and that candidate shall be deemed to have been duly elected to the office of Vice-President if the candidate for an election to the office of President who nominated him as such associate is duly elected as President in accordance with the provisions aforesaid.
    2. The provisions of this Part of this Chapter relating to qualification for election, tenure of office, disqualification, declaration of assets and liabilities and oaths of President shall apply in relation to the office of Vice-President as if references to President were references to Vice-President.


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