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However, there is no federal law banning FGM in Nigeria. Type 2 excision — removing part or all of the clitoris and the inner labia lips that surround the vaginawith or without removal of the labia majora larger outer lips. Girls are more at risk of FGM being carried out during the summer holidays, as this allows more time for them to "heal" before they return to school. There is need for abolition of this unhealthy practice. In a study by Nigerian physician Mairo Usman Mandara, over 30 percent of women with gishiri cuts were found to have vesicovaginal fistulae holes that allow urine to seep into the vagina. The surgery involves making a cut incision to open the scar tissue over the entrance to the vagina. Research shows that, if practicing communities themselves decide to abandon FGM, the practice can be eliminated very rapidly. Select gender Male Female.