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Name: Criminal Code (Amendment) Act, 2020.
Country: Nigeria
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2020-07
Entry into force:
ISN: NGA-2020-L-112594
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line National Assembly, Federal Republic of Nigeria PDF of Bill as presented PDF of Bill as presented (consulted on 2022-03-15)
Abstract/Citation: Increases the penalties for the crime of kidnap and deletes all reference to specific genders when it comes to the offence of rape.
Amended text(s):

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