Any person who advisedly does any unlawful act calculated to interfere with the free exercise by the President or a Governor of the duties or authority of his office or with the free exercise by a member of the Federal Executive Council, or a State Executive Council of his duties as such member, is guilty of a felony, and is liable to imprisonment for three years.
[L.N. 2 of 1960. L.N. 112 of 1964. 1967 No. 27.]
The offender cannot be arrested without warrant.
A prosecution for an offence under this section shall not be instituted except by or with the consent of a law officer.
Section 61 of the Criminal Code Act in Nigeria