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Sudan: further information: Opposition leader released ...
10 October 2014

Mariam al-Sadiq al-Mahdi was released on 9 September. She had been detained without charge for almost a month.

Urgent Action       AFR 54/021/2014

South Africa: Struggle for maternal health: Barriers to ...
9 October 2014

This is the summary of the Amnesty International report which focuses on the access vital to antenatal care early in pregnancy in South Africa. Even though ...

Report       AFR 53/007/2014

South Africa: Struggle for maternal health: Barriers to ...
9 October 2014

Access to antenatal care early in pregnancy is vital to protect the health and lives of women and girls. In South Africa, however, even though such care ...

Report       AFR 53/006/2014

South Africa: Pregnancy shouldn't kill: women and girls in ...
1 October 2014

Pregnant women and new mothers in Mkhondo Municipality in eastern South Africa are dying needlessly because they are not getting vital health care ...

Document       AFR 53/003/2014

Nigeria: Tortured, beaten and sentenced to death: Moses ...
1 October 2014

Last year, Moses Akatugba was sentenced to death for armed robbery, a crime he says he did not commit. He was just 16 when he was arrested in 2005 ...

Document       AFR 44/015/2014

Nigeria: Tortured, beaten and sentenced to death: Moses ...
1 October 2014

MOSES AKATUGBA NIGERIA Last year, Moses Akatugba was sentenced to death for armed robbery, a crime he says he didn't commit. ...

Poster       AFR 44/019/2014

South Africa: Pregnancy shouldn't kill: Women and girls in ...
1 October 2014

WOMEN AND GIRLS IN MKHONDO MUNICIPALITY SOUTH AFRICA Pregnant women and new mothers in Mkhondo Municipality, eastern South ...

Poster       AFR 53/005/2014

Ethiopia: Systemic human rights concerns demand action by ...
22 September 2014

The UN Human Rights Council adopted the outcome of the Universal Periodic Review of Ethiopia on 19 September 2014 during its 27th session. Prior ...

Public Statement       AFR 25/005/2014

International assistance and human rights protections vital for ...
22 September 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 01/013/2014. 22 September 2014. International assistance ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/013/2014

Nigeria: 'Welcome to hell fire': Torture and other ill-treatment in ...
18 September 2014

Torture is a routine occurrence in Nigeria, largely to extract “confessions” or as punishment for alleged crimes. Hundreds of suspects in police and military ...

Report       AFR 44/011/2014