Related Rule
Nigeria
Practice Relating to Rule 135. Children
Section A. Special protection
Nigeria’s Operational Code of Conduct (1967) provides: “Children must not be molested or killed. They will be protected and cared for.” 
Nigeria, Operational Code of Conduct for Nigerian Armed Forces, Federal Military Government of Nigeria, July 1967, § 4(b).
The Code of Conduct adds: “Youths and school children must not be attacked unless they are engaged in open hostility against Federal Government Forces. They should be given all protection and care.” 
Nigeria, Operational Code of Conduct for Nigerian Armed Forces, Federal Military Government of Nigeria, July 1967, § 4(c).