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Uganda: Activist charged with terrorism
29 September 2010

After six days held in incommunicado detention without any judicial supervision, Kenyan human rights activist Al-Amin Kimathi was charged, on 21 September ...

Urgent Action       AFR 59/012/2010

Zimbabwe: Eviction survivors under threat once more
28 September 2010

Survivors of the 2005 mass forced evictions in Harare, Zimbabwe, are threatened with another eviction if they fail to pay lease renewal fees to the ...

Urgent Action       AFR 46/017/2010

Nigeria celebrates its 50th year of independence on October 1
27 September 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY 27 September2010. AI Index: AFR 44/019/2010. Nigeria celebrates its ...

PressItem       AFR 44/019/2010

Sudan: The chains remain: Restrictions on freedom of ...
24 September 2010

The right to freedom of expression is under attack in Sudan. Journalists are regularly arrested and detained for carrying out their work. Some have been ...

Document       AFR 54/028/2010