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Nigeria: Repression unabated on eve of Pope's visit
20 March 1998

News Service 49/98. AI INDEX: AFR 44/07/98. 20 March 1998. Nigeria: Repression unabated on eve of Pope's visit. Arrests ...

Press Release       AFR 44/007/1998

Nigeria: Further information on fear of torture or ill-treatment ...
13 March 1998

Lieutenant-General D. Oladipo Diya, Major-General Abdulkarim Adisa, Major-General Tajudeen Olanrewaju, Colonel Edwin Jandu, Lieutenant-Colonel ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/006/1998

Trade union action 1998: Further appeal cases
1 March 1998

This document contains three appeal cases for the Trade Union Action 1998. 1. Migrant workers in Saudi Arabia; 2. Update on Nigeria; 3. Action focus ...

Report       ACT 73/004/1998

Nigeria: health concern / prisoners of conscience / prison ...
26 February 1998

Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, Dr Beko Ransome-Kuti and Shehu Sani: AI is concerned for the health of the above-named prisoners of conscience who ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/005/1998

Nigeria: Government should not impose death sentences
20 February 1998

News Service 30/98. AI INDEX: AFR 44/03/98. 20 February 1998. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Nigeria. Government should not impose death sentences. ...

Press Release       AFR 44/003/1998

Nigeria: Fear of torture or ill-treatment / medical concern ...
16 January 1998

Batom Mitee, former prisoner of conscience and younger brother of Ledum Mitee, exiled Acting President of the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/002/1998

Nigeria: Fear of ill-treatment / legal concern / possible prisoner ...
15 January 1998

The Secretary General of the Democratic Alternative and former prisoner of conscience Chima Ubani was arrested on 14 January 1998 during a press ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/001/1998

Juveniles and the death penalty - executions worldwide since ...
1 January 1998

This document gives details of AI's documented cases of juvenile offenders (people sentenced to death for crimes committed under the age of 18) executed ...

Report       ACT 50/002/1998

Nigeria: Fear of torture or ill-treatment / legal concern:
22 December 1997

Lieutenant-General D. Oladipo Diya, Major-General Abdulkarim Adisa, Major-General Tajudeen Olanrewaju, Colonel Daniel Akintonde, Colonel Edwin ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/030/1997

Nigeria: Further information on death in custody / prisoner of ...
19 December 1997

Alhaji Shehu Musa Yar'Adua, 54, former Chief of Staff and Vice-Chairman of the ruling Supreme Military Council 1976-79 and new name: Staff Sergeant ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/028/1997