Practice Relating to Rule 29. Medical Transports
Section A. Respect for and protection of medical transports
Nigeria’s Manual on the Laws of War provides: “Convoys of wounded or medical equipment must be respected and protected as mobile medical units.”
Nigeria’s Military Manual (1994) provides:
Specifically protected … transports recognised as such must be respected … Specifically protected [transports] shall not be touched or entered, though they could be inspected to ascertain their contents and effective use.