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Nigerian activist: 'My trial exposes crude justice system' ...
28 May 2012

Nigerian trade union leader Osmond Ugwu was detained in October 2011 and jailed for three months on trumped-up charges.

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Amnesty International | NIGERIA: CHILD PRISONER FREE ...
9 May 2012

A Nigerian 31-year old man who was sentenced to death as a juvenile has expressed his happiness at being released from prison and reunited with ...

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Nigeria: Collaborating for change: Impact study of the 'forced ...
9 May 2012

This is the summary of a report which presents the results of an impact study on Amnesty International's role in the Forced Evictions and the Right to ...

Document       AFR 44/029/2012

Nigeria: Shell must own up, pay up, and clean up the Niger ...
28 April 2012

Joint civil society statement. 28 April 2012. Shell must own up, pay up, and clean up the Niger Delta. We, the undersigned ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/030/2012

Shell's wildly inaccurate reporting of Niger Delta oil spill ...
23 April 2012

A major oil spill in the Niger Delta was far worse than Shell previously admitted, a new independent assessment reveals.

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Amnesty International | Shell's wildly inaccurate reporting of ...
23 April 2012

A major oil spill in the Niger Delta was far worse than Shell previously admitted, according to an independent assessment obtained by Amnesty International ...

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Nigeria: Response from Shell regarding the Accufacts ...
20 April 2012

AI index: AFR 44/027/2012 Response from Shell regarding the Accufacts assessment of the 2008 Bodo oil spill 20 April 2012 Amnesty International ...

Document       AFR 44/027/2012

Nigeria: End police intimidation of National Human Rights ...
13 April 2012

Instead of putting an end to extrajudicial executions, the Nigeria Police Force is investigating a human rights official who spoke out on the issue.

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Amnesty International | Nigeria: End police intimidation of ...
13 April 2012

The Nigeria Police Force must immediately stop investigations into statements made by the head of Nigeria's National Human Rights Commission (NHRC ...

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Nigeria: Police must comply with court order and immediately ...
12 April 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 44/026/2012. 12 April 2012. NIGERIA: POLICE MUST ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/026/2012