posted in at least three public and conspicuous places in all States and LocalGovernment Areas of the Federation.
As from the commencement of this Act, no vacant position in any Ministry,Parastatal,Corporation, Government establishment, shall be filled unless it isin accordance with the provisions of this Act.
A person who violates the provisions of section 2, 3 and 4 of this Actand rules and regulations provided for implementation of same commits anoffense and is liable on conviction, to a fine not exceeding One HundredThousand Naira (N100,000.00), or imprisonment for a term of not more thanone year or both.
In the case of a statutory corporation or Government Department, wherethe offense is committed with the consent or connivance of, or is attributableto, any neglect or omission on the part of the Head of the Federal Ministry,Parastatal, Corporation, Government Departments, Institutions, Commission,Agency, or Government establishment, such Head or other official shall beliable under this Section.
Report of any contravention of any of the provisions of this Act, to theNigerian Police by any person who is aware of such contravention.
The Federal High Court shall have jurisdiction over all matters mentionedin this Act.
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice shall,subject to the approval of the President make regulations generally for thepurposes of giving full effect to this Act.
As from the commencement of this Act any provision of any otherenactment or law with respect to the procedure of recruitment of newpersonnel that is inconsistent with the provisions of this Act is repealed in sofar as it affects matters under this Act.