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  1. Chibok Girls Anniversary: Amnesty International Exposes Nigerian Government's Role in Forced Boko Haram Marriages

    Nigeria Chibok Girls Anniversary: Amnesty International Exposes Nigerian Government's Role in Forced Boko Haram Marriages

    A decade after the infamous abduction of 276 schoolgirls from Chibok secondary school in Nigeria by Boko Haram insurgents, a harrowing Amnesty International report sheds light on alarming allegations. Since that tragic event in April 2014, at least 1,700 children have been abducted in mass...
  2. [Peoples Gazette] Criticizing Tinubu on Social Media Could Lead to Three-Year Jail Term, Warns Amnesty International

    Nigeria [Peoples Gazette] Criticizing Tinubu on Social Media Could Lead to Three-Year Jail Term, Warns Amnesty International

    Amnesty International warns that critics of Nigerian President Bola Tinubu risk facing three-year jail terms as it condemns the All Progressives Congress-led government's renewed push for social media regulation. The human rights organization states on Twitter that the proposed regulation, if...
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    Metro 10,000 Nigerians died in military custody, alleges Amnesty – Washington Post
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    Metro 10 people have died in Nigeria’s ongoing protests over police brutality, Amnesty International says – CNN
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    Metro #EndSARS: 10 killed by Nigerian Police since start of protests – Amnesty International – Nairametrics
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    Politics SARS disband, short of expectations – Amnesty International lists demands – Daily Post Nigeria
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    Metro Govt failure leaves Nigerian communities vulnerable to attacks – Amnesty International – Premium Times Nigeria
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    Politics FG, groups tango over Ogoniland cleanup assessment – The Guardian Nigeria News
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    Metro 119 Nigerians on death row in Malaysia, says Amnesty International – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Amnesty International (AI) has identified 119 Nigerians among a total of 1,281 persons sentenced to death in Malaysia. AI gave the figure in its report titled, “Fatally flawed: Why Malaysia must abolish the death penalty.” It said the 1,281 death row … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...
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    World Social Media is Going Blue for #Sudan – You Can Too! – BellaNaija

    Amnesty International has said it has new evidence showing that the Sudan Government forces have continued to commit war crimes and other serious human rights violations on its citizens. To bring awareness to these war crimes and human rights violations, everyone is changing their avatars to a...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Amnesty International scores Buhari low on human rights – Newtelegraph

    As President Muhammadu Buhari kick-starts his second term in office, Amnesty International has scored his administration low on human rights issues in the first four years. The global human rights watchdog has, therefore, tasked him to endeavour to uphold the human rights of every Nigerians in...
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    World Crackdown in anglophone Cameroon is worsening crisis: Amnesty – ModernGhana News

    A government crackdown in two regions of Cameroon where English-speaking separatists are campaigning for an independent state has inflamed the crisis, Amnesty International said on Tuesday. In a 37-page report, the human-rights watchdog said it had catalogued unlawful killings, destruction of...
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    ‘No Rapists Among Us’, Military Tells Amnesty International – Channels Television

    The Defence Headquarters has responded to the allegations of sexual offences levelled against the military by Amnesty International. Addressing a news conference on Friday in Borno State, the Director Defence Information, Brigadier General John Agim, warned that the military would … Read...
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    BREAKING: Amnesty International finally releases report, reveals how Nigerian Army rapes - Dailypost

    Amnesty International has accused Nigerian security forces of raping thousands of women and girls at the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, camps in the country. The Nigerian Military had announced that it had received credible intelligence report of a plan by the Amnesty International (AI)...
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    FG faults Amnesty International’s report on security agencies – The Guardian Nigeria...

    The Federal Government has faulted the report by Amnesty International alleging human rights violation by Nigerian military and other security agencies. It said the report is inherently battling with credibility and falling vehemently short of evidential narration....... Read more via The...
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    Metro Amnesty International accuses Nigerian security forces of widespread abuses – Premium Times...

    In 2017, Nigerian security forces carried out widespread human rights abuses such as extra-judicial killings, arbitrary arrests, mass detention in sub-human facilities, attacks on the media and journalists, violent crackdown on peaceful protesters, and forced evictions, Amnesty International...
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    Metro Nigerian Air Force denies Amnesty allegation of human rights abuses – TODAY.NG

    The Nigerian Air Force has denied claim by Amnesty International, AI, that it used its aircraft to kill some residents of some villages around Numan during the December 4 crisis in the area. via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Amnesty International reveals how many Nigerians Fulani herdsmen killed in 2018 – Daily Post

    Amnesty International has claimed that clashes between farmers and herdsmen have claimed at least 168 lives in 2018 alone. In a statement on Monday, Osai Ojigho, country’s director of the organisation, called on the government to find a lasting solution to the crisis. “The Nigerian authorities’...