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Name: Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Act, 2015.
Country: Nigeria
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2015-05-23
Entry into force:
ISN: NGA-2015-L-104156
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Domestic Violence and Abuse Resource Centre, Nigeria PDF PDF (consulted on 2017-05-03)
Abstract/Citation: This Act prohibits all forms of violence against persons in private and public life, and provides maximum protection and effective remedies for victims and punishment of offenders.
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