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Nigeria: Statement by Amnesty International's Secretary ...
11 July 2000

AI Index: AFR 44/10/00. 12 July 2000. NIGERIA: STATEMENT BY AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL'S SECRETARY GENERAL ...

Report       AFR 44/010/2000

Saudi Arabia: execution of Nigerian men and women
14 June 2000

This document raises concern about the high number of executions and amputations of Nigerian nationals in Saudi Arabia and calls on the Nigerian ...

Report       MDE 23/049/2000

Nigeria: Further information on fear of ill-treatment
18 April 2000

On 18 April 2000 Ledum Mitee, Saturday Namon and Lucky Zorgbee were charged with arson and attempted arson in a Magistrate's Court in Port Harcourt ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/007/2000

Nigeria: Medical letter writing action: Lack of medical care of ...
17 April 2000

Amnesty International is concerned by reports that detainees arrested following a police raid on a village in Ogoniland, southeast Nigeria, on 11 April ...

Report       AFR 44/006/2000

Nigeria: Fear of ill-treatment
13 April 2000

Amnesty International is concerned by reports that residents of K-Dere village in Ogoniland, southeast Nigeria, arrested during a police raid on their village ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/005/2000

Nigeria: At least one dead as tensions increase in Ogoniland
12 April 2000

News Service: 070/00. AI INDEX: AFR 44/04/00. 13 April 2000. Nigeria: at least one dead as tensions increase in Ogoniland. ...

Press Release       AFR 44/004/2000

Nigeria: Amputation/legal/medical concern:Bello Garki ...
27 March 2000

Bello Garki Zangebi has had his right hand amputated for stealing in Zamfara State, in northern Nigeria. This is the first such punishment carried out since ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/002/2000

Nigeria: Ill-treatment/legal concern
22 February 2000

Zuweira Aliyu, a 16-year-old girl has been sentenced to 100 lashes by a Sharia (Islamic law) court in northwestern Nigeria. Sani Mamman, 18, was sentenced ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/001/2000

Nigeria: Fears of human rights violations as troops pour into ...
23 November 1999

News Service 220/99. AI INDEX: AFR 44/04/99. 23 November 1999. Nigeria: Fears of human rights violations as troops pour into Niger Delta. ...

Press Release       AFR 44/004/1999

Amnesty International Newsletter July 1999
30 June 1999

1. Kosovo: In search of safety; 2. Releases of prisoners: Indonesia, Nigeria, Kuwait; 3. Iraq: Secret executions continue unabated; 4. Focus: Brazil: "No ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/1999