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Forced eviction report: Amnesty’s claims inaccurate, exaggerated, says Lagos Govt

The Lagos State Government acknowledges Amnesty International's (UK) latest report but would like to reject same for its apparent bias, inaccuracies and exaggerations. The government...

Amnesty International chief in Turkey remanded in custody

The chair of Amnesty International’s Turkey branch has been remanded in custody, following a court hearing, drawing strong condemnation from human rights organisations. “Imprisonment of...
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‘Amnesty International plotting to destabilise Nigeria like Libya, Iran, Syria’

A Civil Society Organisation, Stand Up Nigeria (SUN), has accused Amnesty International of doctoring its report that alleged the killing of 150 IPOB members...

Amnesty International’s verdict: Nigeria trying to muzzle dissenting voices

Amnesty International says Nigeria is trying to muzzle dissent by arresting and intimidating journalists and protesters. The London-based rights group cites examples of police blocking...
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Police fault Amnesty International’s report on SARS

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF), on Thursday, faulted the report of Amnesty International (AI) on the Police Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The Amnesty International...
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Note to Amnesty International: Nigeria is a Sovereign Nation

By Terka Jam Typically, Amnesty International (AI) has issued a release calling for thorough investigation on the incident of the Army/Islamic Movement of Nigeria...