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Nigeria: Trapped in the cycle of violence
1 November 2012

There is a vicious cycle of violence currently taking place in Nigeria. The Nigerian people are trapped in the middle. Since 2009 devastating acts of ...

Report       AFR 44/043/2012

Blog: The Shell Game | Amnesty International
29 October 2012

For decades the oil industry in Nigeria's Niger Delta has caused widespread pollution of land and water, damaging people's ability to fish and farm, and ...

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Nigeria: New Amnesty International report on Boko Haram ...
29 October 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY. AI Index: AFR 44/046/2012 29 October 2012. New Amnesty International ...

PressItem       AFR 44/046/2012

Nigeria: Two prisoners at imminent risk of execution
25 October 2012

Two prisoners on death row in Benin City, Edo State, south west Nigeria are in imminent danger of being executed, after the governor signed their death ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/045/2012

Nigeria: Two prisoners at imminent risk of execution in Edo ...
19 October 2012

Governor signs execution warrants after prison authorities say that the death row inmates in Benin prison are 'becoming unmanageable.'.

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Amnesty International | Nigeria: Two prisoners at imminent risk ...
19 October 2012

Two prisoners on death row in Benin Prison are in imminent danger of being hanged after the governor of Nigeria's Edo State signed their death warrants ...

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Nigeria: Shell in court in the Netherlands over impacts of oil ...
11 October 2012

PressItem       AFR 44/044/2012

Nigeria: Write for rights: Residents of Bodo
30 September 2012

Residents of Bodo. Nigeria Write for Rights 7-16 December 2012. Make a difference. For several hundred years, the people of. ...

Document       AFR 44/039/2012

Nigeria: Police must comply with court order and immediately ...
6 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 44/041/2012. 6 September 2012. Nigeria: Police must ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/041/2012

Nigeria: Oil spill investigations in the Niger Delta: Amnesty ...
1 September 2012

Oil spills are a serious problem in the Niger Delta. Oil companies frequently assert that most oil spilt is due to sabotage, a claim based on oil spill ...

Document       AFR 44/042/2012