Tag: Amnesty International

Response to Allegations by Amnesty International of Nigerian Air Force Human Rights Abuses

Tanimu- January 30, 2018

Olatokunbo Adesanya, Abuja: The attention of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has been drawn to allegations by Amnesty International of human rights abuses reportedly committed ... Read More

#EndSARS: New Complaints Against the Activities of The Special Anti-Robbery Squad

admin- December 2, 2017

Activities SARS unlike other units of the Nigeria Police is not unfamiliar with scrutiny not just within Nigeria, but also outside the country. While, men and ... Read More

Amnesty Accuses Iraq of International law Violation In The Battle For Mosul

Henry Solomon- July 11, 2017

Amnesty International on Tuesday accused Iraqi forces and the U.S.-led military coalition backing them in the battle for Mosul of violation of international humanitarian law. ... Read More

FG Condemns Amnesty International On Partial Reporting

Henry Solomon- March 4, 2017

The Federal Government has condemned the 2015/2016 report of Amnesty International (AI) as lacking conformity to standards. The government said the report lacked both local ... Read More

Army Cautions International Communities on Meddling in Security Issues

inno.korie- February 28, 2017

The Nigerian military has cautioned international non-governmental organizations operating in the country such as amnesty international and other affiliates to desist from meddling in security ... Read More

Defence HQ To Amnesty International: Stop Meddling Into Security Issues

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2017

Nigerian Military has warned International Non-Governmental Organisations operating in the country such as Amnesty International (AI) and their affiliates to desist from meddling into security ... Read More

Amnesty International’s Planned Campaign of Calumny Against The Nigerian Army

Tanimu- November 24, 2016

SK Usman, Abuja: The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to a planned release of a report by Amnesty International on an unfounded ... Read More

Niger Foils Boko Haram Jailbreak

admin- October 18, 2016

Gunmen attacked a high-security prison in Niger early on Monday in an apparent bid to free Islamic militants from Al Qaeda and Boko Haram. But ... Read More

Amnesty Int’l: Sudan Used Chemical Weapons

admin- September 29, 2016

Amnesty International Logo NAN, Abuja: The Sudanese government has likely conducted at least 30 chemical weapons attacks against civilians in the country’s Darfur region this ... Read More

Amnesty International Report On Nigeria: Torture and Other Ill Treatment In The Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS)

Tanimu- September 22, 2016

Don N. Awunah, Abuja: The attention of the Nigeria Police has been drawn to the Amnesty International Report published on 20th September, 2016, captioned “NIGERIA: ... Read More

Indonesia Ignored All Plea to Not Execute The 3 Nigerians

admin- July 30, 2016

NAN(Abuja): Indonesia executed four convicted drug traffickers, including three Nigerians, early on Friday as it pushed ahead with its "war against drugs", although another 10 ... Read More

Nigerian Army: Amnesty International’s Campaign of Calumny Against The Military On MASSOB/IPOB Violent Protests

Tanimu- June 10, 2016

Nigerian Army(PHOTO: StreetTVNews) Col. HA Gambo(Enugu): The attention of the 82 Division, Nigerian Army has been drawn to a planned release of report by Amnesty International ... Read More

Military Disassociates Self From Amnesty Report

Henry Solomon- May 12, 2016

The Nigerian military has completely disassociated itself from the report of Amnesty International which claims that some civilians died in a detention cell at Giwa ... Read More

Indonesia Ignores Criticism, To Resume Executions Of Drug Traffickers

Henry Solomon- April 8, 2016

Indonesia government says it would resume executions of prisoners on death row for drug trafficking and murder. Attorney General, Muhammad Prasetyo, said this in Jakarta. The ... Read More

Amnesty International Investigate War Crimes In Nigeria

Tanimu- June 4, 2015

Nigerian Soldier Amnesty international has released a Report on alleged human rights breaches in the Nigerian military’s counter insurgency and counter terrorism operations in the ... Read More

PRESS RELEASE: President Buhari To Look Into Amnesty International Report on Torture

Tanimu- June 4, 2015

Nigeria's President Buhari And Niger's President Muhamadou Niamey, Niger, 03 June 2015 Buhari acknowledges receipt of the Amnesty International report on Nigeria titled "Nigeria: Stories ... Read More

Shell Petroleum ignored Pipeline warning for years causing Oil Spills in Niger Delta, Court Documents reveal

admin- November 13, 2014

A Fisherman at the site of an oil spill in Niger Delta Court documents revealed by Amnesty International today expose the fact that Shell has repeatedly ... Read More

DHQ To Investigate Amnesty International Allegation

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 6, 2014

  Keji Busari Ahmad The Defence Headquarters has described the Amnesty International Video footage allegation of human Rights abuses by the Nigerian Military as too ... Read More