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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

Nigeria: Fear of ill-treatment / health concern / possible ...
19 December 1997

Kemi Sobodu (f), Dr Wale Balogun, Dr Beko Ransome-Kuti and Mr Oboro: The three people named above appear to have been arrested solely on account ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/029/1997

Nigeria: Death of prominent prisoner of conscience does not ...
9 December 1997

News Service 212/97. AI INDEX: AFR 44/26/97. 9 DECEMBER 1997. Nigeria: Death of prominent prisoner of conscience ...

Press Release       AFR 44/026/1997

Nigeria: Death in custody / prisoner of conscience / medical ...
9 December 1997

On 8 December 1997 the above-named individual died in custody. AI is concerned for the health and safety of fellow political prisoners who continue ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/027/1997

Nigeria: Further information on fear of ill-treatment / legal ...
28 November 1997

Mohammed Adamu, Soji Omotunde and new names: Adetokunbo Fakeye, Jenkins Alumona, Onome Osifo-Whiskey, Nduka Obaigbena and Babafemi ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/025/1997

Nigeria: Fear of ill-treatment / legal concern / possible prisoner ...
26 November 1997

AI is concerned at the continued detention of Ogaga Ifowodo who has been in incoomunicado detention, whithout charge or trial, since his return from ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/024/1997