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Nigeria: Intimidation of human rights defenders
11 December 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: AFR 44/025/2002 (Public). News Service No: 230. 11 December 2002. ...

Press Release       AFR 44/025/2002

Nigeria: Vigilante violence in the south and south-east ...
19 November 2002

This Executive Summary details the rise in crime and insecurity, and the sense of low performance by the security forces in Nigeria, which has led to ...

Report       AFR 44/021/2002

Nigeria: Government responsibility in vigilante violence
19 November 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: AFR 44/020/2002 (Public). News Service No: 201. 19 November 2002. ...

Press Release       AFR 44/020/2002

Nigeria: Vigilante violence in the south and south-east.
19 November 2002

Three years after the election of a civilian government in May 1999, Nigerian citizens are confronted with one of the most serious spirals of violence in ...

Report       AFR 44/014/2002

Nigeria: Amina Lawal - the Nigerian government's double ...
14 November 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: AFR 44/022/2002 (Public). News Service No: 207. 14 November 2002. ...

Press Release       AFR 44/022/2002

Children and the death penalty: Executions worldwide since ...
24 September 2002

The attached document gives details of cases of child offenders executed since 1990 and cites the relevant international standards. Two tables are appended ...

Report       ACT 50/007/2002

Nigeria: Imminent Execution/Legal concern
29 August 2002

Ahmadu Ibrahim, Fatima Usman, and Mallam Ado Baranda have been sentenced to death by stoning. Their death sentences could be carried at any ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/018/2002

Nigeria: Death by stoning upheld in the case of Amina Lawal
18 August 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: AFR 44/017/2002 (Public). News Service No: 145. 19 August 2002. ...

Press Release       AFR 44/017/2002

Nigeria: Imminent Execution/ Legal concern: Yunusa Rafin ...
9 July 2002

Yunusa Rafin Chiyawa from northern Nigeria is at risk of imminent execution. He was sentenced to death by stoning on 21 June by a Shari'ah Court ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/015/2002

Amnesty International Annual Review 2001
31 May 2002

1.) Foreword by the Secretary General; 2.) Good news: Asia, Tibet; Americas, Honduras; Europe, Uzbekistan; Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo; ...

Report       ORG 10/002/2002