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Nigeria: Further information on fear of ill-treatment / legal ...
2 June 1998

Journalists Mohammed Adamu, Soji Omotunde, Jenkins Alumona, Onome Osifo-Whiskey, Ben Adaji and Akinwumi Adesokan were released from custody ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/031/1998

Nigeria: Further information on Fear of ill-treatment/possible ...
11 May 1998

Dr Usman Bugaji, Chief Bola Ige, Alhaji Lam Adesina, Chief Niyi Owolade, Ola Oni, Chief Ayo Opadokun, Olusegun Maiyegun, Femi Adeoti, Olisa ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/029/1998

Nigeria: Fear of ill-treatment / Possible prisoners of ...
6 May 1998

Human rights activists and polititians Dr Usman Bugaji, Chief Bola Ige, Alhaji Lam Adesina, Chief Niyi Owolade, Ola Oni, Chief Ayo Opadokun and Olusegun ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/028/1998

Nigeria: Reported releases - a smokescreen for six facing ...
30 April 1998

News Service 77/98. AI INDEX: AFR 44/27/98. 1 MAY 1998. PUBLIC STATEMENT. NIGERIA. Reported releases -- a smokescreen ...

Press Release       AFR 44/027/1998

Nigeria: Further information on fear of torture or ill-treatment ...
27 April 1998

The following people have been convicted by the Nigerian Special Military Tribunal in a grossly unfair trial: Lieutenant-General D. Oladipo Diya, Major ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/026/1998

Nigeria: Possible prisoners of conscience / fear of ill-treatment
23 April 1998

Mufutau Lateef, Anthony Nwana, Borisanmi Olutoye, Rotimi Obasa Yomi Osob and Austin Uganwa and two other unnamed employees of The News ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/025/1998

Nigeria: Fear of ill-treatment
20 April 1998

Nine women and 16 children, arrested in Kaduna, northern Nigeria, could suffer ill-treatment in detention because of their relationship to four political ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/024/1998

Nigeria: Possible excessive use of force / fear for safety / fear ...
15 April 1998

Some 100 activists were arrested by security forces a pro-democracy rally called by the United Action for Democracy in Nigeria. While in detention they ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/023/1998

Nigeria: Fear of ill-treatment / possible prisoners of conscience
8 April 1998

Joshua Ogbonna, John Edward, Ganiyu Adeoye, Chidi Nwokpara, Donatus Njoku and Danlami Nmodu: Further journalists have been arrested and are ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/021/1998

Nigeria: Further information on fear of ill-treatment / legal ...
8 April 1998

Mohammed Adamu, Soji Omotunde, Adetokunbo Fakeye, Onome Osifo-Whiskey, Babafemi Ojudu, Rafiu Salau. Released: Ben Adaji, Jenkins ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/022/1998