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“Any woman who attempts to procure abortion is guilty of a felony and is liable to imprisonment of seven years” Nigerian police warns

Any woman who attempts to procure abortion is guilty of a felony and can be jailed for up to 7 years, police has warned.

Aliyu Giwa, former Deputy PRO of the Lagos State Police Command, made this known on Twitter.

He said that anyone who attempts to cause a woman to miscarry her baby is liable to imprisonment for 14 years.

He then added that any woman who attempts to procure her own abortion is guilty of a felony and liable to imprisonment for 7 years.

Also, anyone who supplies drugs or instruments to procure abortion is guilty of a felony and could be imprisoned for 3 years.

Read his post below;

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