Practice Relating to Rule 134. Women
Section B. Particular care for pregnant women and nursing mothers
Nigeria’s Operational Code of Conduct (1967) states: “Under no circumstances should pregnant women be ill-treated or killed.”
Nigeria’s Military Manual (1994) states:
Duly recognized civilian hospitals with their staff, as well as land, sea or air transport of wounded and sick persons, the infirm or maternity cases are entitled to similar respect and protection as provided in the first and second conventions for their military counterparts.