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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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

AT THE MERCY OF THE GOVERNMENT VIOLATION OF THE RIGHT TO AN EFFECTIVE REMEDY IN BADIA EAST, LAGOS STATE, NIGERIA. ...

Report       AFR 44/017/2014

Nigeria: Destitute victims of forced eviction must be ...
19 August 2014

The World Bank endorsed the Lagos state government's inadequate compensation package for thousands of people forcibly evicted from an informal ...

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Amnesty International | Nigeria: Destitute victims of forced ...
18 August 2014

The World Bank endorsed the Lagos state government's inadequate compensation package for thousands of people forcibly evicted from an informal ...

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Amnesty International | Nigeria: Gruesome footage implicates ...
5 August 2014

Gruesome video footage, images and testimonies gathered by Amnesty International provide fresh evidence of war crimes, including extrajudicial ...

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Q&A: Nigeria's military implicated in war crimes | Amnesty ...
5 August 2014

Questions and answers on the gruesome footage and other evidence of war crimes in north-eastern Nigeria, which Amnesty International has made ...

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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 | Nigerian government and Shell ...
4 August 2014

The systemic failure of the Nigerian government and oil giant Shell to clean up the horrendous oil pollution in the Niger Delta, has been branded “shameful ...

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Human rights for human dignity : A primer on economic, social ...
28 July 2014

This publication outlines some of the key features of economic, social and cultural rights. It presents an overview of these rights, outlines their scope and ...

Report       POL 34/001/2014

Amnesty International | Nigeria: World Bank panel turns its ...
18 July 2014

The decision by a World Bank Inspection Panel to refuse to investigate a complaint about forced evictions linked to a World Bank project in Lagos shows ...

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Nigeria: World Bank panel turns its back on forcibly evicted ...
18 July 2014

The decision by a World Bank inspection panel to refuse to investigate a complaint about forced evictions linked to a World Bank project in Lagos shows ...

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