We, the people of Nagalim, solemnly acknowledge that the Sovereignty over the earth and the whole universe belongs to the Almighty God alone, and the authority of the people to be exercised in the territory is the sacred trust from God, who sustained our forefathers, the national workers and our people through the years of trials, and having committed to the trust of popular sovereignty as declared in the Manifesto of the NSCN on January 31, 1980 to constitute Nagalim into an Independent Sovereign Christian Socialist Democratic Republic, we hereby adopt and enact this amended Yehzabo of March 21, 1980 on this sixth day of the month of April in the year Nineteen Hundred and Ninety-six Anno Domino in the National Hoho held at the Gilgal Camp.