Any person who‐
(1) knowingly takes into a slaughter‐house used for the slaughter of any animals intended for the food of man the whole or any part of the carcass of any animal which has died of any disease; or
(2) knowingly sells the whole or part of the carcass of any animal which has died of any disease or which was diseased when slaughtered,
is guilty of a misdemeanor and is liable to imprisonment for two years.
Section 244 of the Criminal Code Act in Nigeria