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||Anti-Torture Act, 2017.
||Criminal and penal law; Human rights
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||Legislation on-line National Assembly, Federal Republic of Nigeria PDF (consulted on 2019-06-12)
||The Act establishes torture as a criminal act and provides penalties for cruel and inhumane treatment.