Any person who without the consent of the President or the Governor buries or attempts to bury any corpse in any house, building premises, yard, garden, compound, or within a hundred yards of any dwelling‐house, or in any open space situated within a township, is guilty of a misdemeanor and is liable to imprisonment for six months.
[L.N. 112 of 1964. 1967 No. 27.]
Section 246 of the Criminal Code Act in Nigeria