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International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (Enforcement of Awards) Act 🇳🇬


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International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (Enforcement of Awards) Act

  • Published in Official Gazette supplement no. 105 on 30 November 1967
  • Commenced on 29 November 1967
  • [Up to date as at 31 December 2002]
An Act to provide for the enforcement in Nigeria of an award by the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes.

1. Award of I.C.S.I. disputes to have effect as award in final judgment of Supreme Court

(1)Where for any reason it is necessary or expedient to enforce in Nigeria an award made by the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes, a copy of the award duly certified by the Secretary-General of the Centre aforesaid, if filed in the Supreme Court by the party seeking its recognition for enforcement in Nigeria, shall for all purposes have effect as if it were an award contained in a final judgment of the Supreme Court, and the award shall be enforceable accordingly.
(2)The Chief Justice of Nigeria may make rules of court or may adapt any …

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