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Name: Criminal Code Act (1916) (Chapter 77).
Country: Nigeria
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1916-06-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Laws of the Federation of Nigeria (1990 revised edition), Vol. V, Cap. 77, pp. 3143-3306
ISN: NGA-1916-L-52862
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=52862&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Laws of the Federation of Nigeria (1990 revised edition), Vol. V, Cap. 77, pp. 3143-3306
Act online Act online Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, International Centre for Nigerian Law PDF of Act PDF of Act (consulted on 2006-11-13)
Abstract/Citation: Chapters 9 and 10 prohibit unlawful societies and assemblies; Chapter 21 deals with sexual offences against children and prostitution; Chapters 30-31 cover assaults against women, abduction, and slave dealing.
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