In Nigeria, it is an offence to pay a person to obtain their consent in order to remove their organ.
Iran allows commercial organ harvesting. While China is thought to rely on executed prisoners to provide the bulk of its transplanted organs.
Imprisonment of not less than 7 years or fine of not less than N5,000,000.00
Section 20(b) of the Trafficking in Persons (Prohibition) Enforcement and Administration Act 2015.
Arome Abu is the Principal Partner of TCLP.
CAVEAT: Note that this information is provided for general enlightenment purposes and is not intended to be any form of legal advice.
Obscure Legal Facts is an exclusive daily publication of THE COUNSEL L-P.
Plot 108 Idris Gidado
Way, Wuye, Abuja.
+234 803 262 2359
+234 708 1156 539.
Twitter: @TheCounselLP
Photo Credit- Health Europa