East Africa

Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
The 2013 Annual Report is now live »

Sudan: Opposition leader detained without charge: Mariam al ...
22 August 2014

Mariam al-Sadiq al-Mahdi, deputy leader of Sudan's National Umma Party (NUP), was arrested on 11 August at Khartoum Airport. She is currently detained ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/019/2014

Mali: All parties to the conflict must put an end to ongoing ...
21 August 2014

Two and a half years following the start of the crisis in Mali, in January 2012, which led to the intervention of the French army one year later, the security ...

Report       AFR 37/001/2014

Question & Answer: The call for an arms embargo against ...
21 August 2014

Recent fighting in South Sudan's Unity State between government troops and opposition forces has placed civilians at renewed risk and once again ...

Questions And Answers       AFR 65/010/2014

Mozambique: Further information: Concerns remain in draft ...
21 August 2014

The latest draft of the Mozambique Criminal Code was approved by the National Assembly (parliament) on 11 July. The Code is now with the President ...

Urgent Action       AFR 41/004/2014

Nigeria: At the mercy of the government: Violation of the right ...
19 August 2014

Close to 18 months after the Lagos state government sent bulldozers into the informal settlement of Badia East in Lagos state Nigeria; and demolished ...

Report       AFR 44/017/2014

Côte d'Ivoire: Trafigura's toxic legacy in Côte d'Ivoire
19 August 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AFR 31/002/2014. 19 August 2014. Trafigura's toxic legacy in Côte d'Ivoire. ...

Public Statement       AFR 31/002/2014

Sudan: Opposition leader at risk of death penalty: Ibrahim El ...
18 August 2014

Ibrahim El Sheikh, a leading member of the political opposition in Sudan, has been in detention since 8 June. His health is deteriorating and he is at ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/018/2014

South Sudan: Investigate shooting of civil society leader
8 August 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AFR 65/008/2014. 8 August 2014. South Sudan: Investigate shooting ...

Public Statement       AFR 65/008/2014

Nigeria: No progress: An evaluation of the implementation of ...
4 August 2014

Three years after the publication of a ground-breaking report by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) on oil pollution in Ogoniland, the people ...

Report       AFR 44/013/2014

Amnesty International assessment of the implementation by ...
1 August 2014

In this document, Amnesty International provides an overview of the state of implementation of key recommendations made in the previous reviews, in ...

Report       IOR 41/026/2014