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Nigeria: Authorities must protect schools from deadly attacks

The Nigerian government must act to prevent attacks on schools to protect children’s lives and their right to education said Amnesty International after 30 people were reportedly killed in an attack on a boarding school by an armed Islamist group on Saturday. The Nigerian government must act to prevent attacks on schools to protect children’s lives and their right to education said Amnesty International after 30 people were reportedly killed in an attac

Nigeria: Authorities must protect schools from deadly attacks - 8 July 2013

Headline Title:  Nigeria: Authorities must protect schools from deadly attacks The Nigerian government must act to prevent attacks on schools to protect children’s lives and their right to education said Amnesty International after 30 people were reportedly killed in an attac Secondary schools have been ordered to close across the north-eastern state of Yobe after an attack by an armed Islamist group left 30 dead. Twitter Tag:  nigeria Story Location:  Potiskum Nigeria 11° 42' 32.256" N, 11° 4' 11.892" E “The protection of children’s lives is paramount, and the Nigerian government has a duty to ensure that the country’s educational sector is not further threatened by the killing and intimidation of students and teachers and the destruction of school buildings.” Source:  Lucy Freeman, Amnesty International's Deputy Director for Africa Date:  Mon, 08/07/2013

Ejecuciones en Nigeria: “Casi lo ejecutan en secreto” - 28 June 2013

Headline Title:  Ejecuciones en Nigeria: “Casi lo ejecutan en secreto” El martes, en la prisión de Benin, Nigeria, llevaron a Ebhos a la horca y lo obligaron a mirar mientras colgaban a cuatro hombres. El hijo de un carpintero condenado a muerte en Nigeria ha explicado la desesperación que sintió al enterarse de que su padre puede ser ejecutado en cualquier momento. Media Node:  Nigeria_es Death penalty graphic: Executing countries 2012_es Video: La pena de muerte en 2012 Story Location:  Nigeria 9° 6' 7.5492" N, 7° 1' 52.5" E “Lo habían llevado a la horca y le habían dicho que escribiera su testamento, que me darían a mí algunas de sus cosas, porque soy el único hijo. No nos llamaron. Ni siquiera le preguntaron si había alguien con quien pudieran ponerse en contacto. Estuvieron a punto de matarlo en secreto.” Source:  Ebhodaghe Solomon URL:  Nigeria: Further information: Man at risk of execution after others hanged Description:  Acción urgente, 27 de junio de 2013 URL:  Nigeria: Hombre llevado a la horca será ahora fusilado Description:  Noticia, 24 de junio de 2013 URL:  Nigeria: Halt hangings of five men in Edo State Description:  Noticia, 24 de junio de 2013 URL:  Condenas a muerte y ejecuciones en 2012 Description:  Informe completo

Nigeria executions: “They almost executed him secretly” - 28 June 2013

Headline Title:  “They almost executed him secretly” On Tuesday, Ebhos was dragged to the gallows in Benin Prison, Nigeria. He was forced to watch as four men were hanged. The son of a furniture maker on death row in Nigeria described his sence of despair at the news that his father may be put to death at any point from now on. Media Node:  Nigeria Death penalty 2012 video Death penalty graphic: Executing countries 2012 Story Location:  Nigeria 9° 6' 7.5492" N, 7° 1' 52.5" E “They had taken him to the gallows and asked him to write a will and told him that they should pass some of the things he had to me, because I’m the only son. They didn't call us. They didn't even ask him if there was anyone they could contact. They almost were going to kill him in secret.” Source:  Ebhodaghe Solomon URL:  Take Action! Description:  News, 25 June 2013 URL:  Nigeria: Man dragged to the gallows will now be executed by firing squad Description:  News, 24 June 2013 URL:  Nigeria: Halt hangings of five men in Edo State Description:  Read the full report URL:  Death Sentences and Executions 2012

Une enquête plus poussée sur les activités de Shell au Nigeria est nécessaire après l'arrestation de sous-traitants

Un grave incendie qui a forcé Shell à fermer son oléoduc Trans-Niger dans le sud du Nigeria pose de sérieuses questions sur les modalités d’action du géant du pétrole, ont déclaré Amnesty International et une organisation nigériane, la National Coalition on Gas Flaring and Oil Spills (NACGOND). Un grave incendie qui a forcé Shell à fermer son oléoduc Trans-Niger dans le sud du Nigeria pose de sérieuses questions sur les modalités d’action du géant du pétrole, ont déclaré Amnesty Internati

Hace falta una investigación más exhaustiva sobre las actividades de Shell en Nigeria tras la detención de contratistas

El importante incendio que obligó a Shell a cerrar su oleoducto en el sur de Nigeria suscita serias dudas sobre la actuación del gigante petrolero, han declarado Amnistía Internacional y la Coalición Nacional Nigeriana sobre Quema de Gas y Vertidos de Petróleo (NACGOND). El importante incendio que obligó a Shell a cerrar su oleoducto en el sur de Nigeria suscita serias dudas sobre la actuación del gigante petrolero, han declarado Amnistía Internacional y la Coalici

Wider investigation into Shell's Nigeria operation needed after arrest of contractors - 26 June 2013

Headline Title:  Wider investigation into Shell's Nigeria operation needed after arrest of contractors A major fire that forced Shell to close its Trans Niger Pipeline in southern Nigeria raises serious questions about the way the oil giant is operating, Amnesty International and the Nigerian Nation A major fire that forced Shell to close its Trans Niger Pipeline in southern Nigeria raises serious questions about the way the oil giant is operating, Amnesty International and the Nigerian National Coalition on Gas Flaring and Oil Spills said. Media Node:  Shell Story Location:  Nigeria 9° 41' 35.4264" N, 6° 24' 57.6576" E “Shell appears more concerned with conducting a PR operation than a clean-up operation. It should focus less on its reputation and start addressing the damage caused to the lives of the people of Bodo. ” Source:  Audrey Gaughran, Director of Global Issues at Amnesty International.

Nigeria: Hombre llevado a la horca será ahora fusilado

Un condenado a muerte en Nigeria será fusilado esta semana después de que las autoridades penitenciarias lo llevaran al patíbulo, donde ahorcaron a otros cuatro hombres el lunes por la noche, según ha sabido Amnistía Internacional. Un condenado a muerte en Nigeria será fusilado esta semana después de que las autoridades penitenciarias lo llevaran al patíbulo, donde ahorcaron a otros cuatro hombres el lunes por la noche, según

Nigeria. Un homme destiné à l'échafaud doit maintenant passer devant un peloton d'exécution

Au Nigeria, un condamné à mort doit être fusillé cette semaine. Il était initialement destiné à l'échafaud où quatre autres hommes ont été pendus, lundi 24 juin dans la soirée. Au Nigeria, un condamné à mort doit être fusillé cette semaine. Il était initialement destiné à l'échafaud où quatre autres hommes ont été pendus, lundi 24 juin dans la soirée.

Wider investigation into Shell's Nigeria operation needed after arrest of contractors

A major fire that forced Shell to close its Trans Niger Pipeline in southern Nigeria raises serious questions about the way the oil giant is operating, Amnesty International and the Nigerian National Coalition on Gas Flaring and Oil Spills (NACGOND) said.  A major fire that forced Shell to close its Trans Niger Pipeline in southern Nigeria raises serious questions about the way the oil giant is operating, Amnesty International and the Nigerian Nation

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