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14. (1) No witness shall give evidence orally under any provision of these Rules unless an oath has first been administered to him.
(2) Paragraphs (3) and (4) apply where an oath is required to be administered to a person by virtue of paragraph (1).
(4) Where section 1 or 6 of that Act applies by virtue of this rule, the reference in that section to the words of the oath prescribed by law is to be read as a reference to the following words: “… the evidence I shall give shall be the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth”.
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