Section 26 of the Labour Act in Nigeria. Restrictions on recruiting

(1) No recruiting operations shall be conducted in any area in which recruiting is prohibited by the Minister by order or in a labour health area.

(2) No recruiter shall recruit workers for service with any person-

(a) unless that person is in possession of a valid permit granted under section 24 of this Act; or

(b) in excess of the number of workers authorized to be recruited by the permit; or

(c) from any area or place which is not specified in the permit.

(3) No public officer shall-

(a) act as a recruiting agent; or

(b) exercise pressure upon possible recruits; or

(c) receive from any source whatsoever any special remuneration or other special inducement for assistance in recruiting.

Section 26 of the Labour Act in Nigeria

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