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1997 UN Commission on Human Rights - 50 years old
1 January 1997

The 53rd session of the UN Commission on Human Rights will meet from 10 March to 18 April 1997. This document describes Amnesty International's ...

Report       IOR 41/001/1997

Amnesty International News January 1997. Vol. 27, No.1
1 January 1997

1. Great Lakes Region: Human rights crisis in Central Africa; 2. United Kingdom: Another death in police custody; 3. Nigeria: Launch in South Africa of ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/1997

Nigeria: Fear of ill-treatment / possible prisoners of conscience
20 December 1996

Ayodele Anselm Akele, quantity surveyor, Chairman of Campaign for Independent Unions, former Lagos State Chairman of the National Union of ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/037/1996

Nigeria: Fear of ill-treatment / possible prisoners of conscience ...
12 December 1996

Chief Olabiyi Durojaiye, aged 63, is a lawyer, an economist and a founding member of the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO). Since 3 December ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/036/1996

Nigeria: Further information on: prisoner of conscience / legal ...
26 November 1996

Chief Gani Fawehinmi, aged about 57, lawyer, human rights activist, President of the National Conscience Party (NCP); Femi Falana, lawyer, human ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/034/1996

Nigeria: Open letter to the participants of the mission to ...
15 November 1996

AI Index: AFR 44/32/96. 15 November 1996. OPEN LETTER. to the participants of the mission to Nigeria, 19-20 November 1996,. ...

Report       AFR 44/032/1996

Worldwide Appeals December 1996
11 November 1996

1. Nigeria: Prisoner of conscience and human rights lawyer Chief Gani Fawehinmi in poor health; 2. Pakistan: Riaz Ahmed Choudhry, his son and ...

Report       NWS 22/003/1996

Nigeria: Government stifles commemoration of Ogoni ...
11 November 1996

News Service 212/96. AI INDEX: AFR 44/31/96. 11 NOVEMBER 1996. NIGERIA: GOVERNMENT STIFLES COMMEMORATION ...

Press Release       AFR 44/031/1996

Nigeria: Amnesty International calls for the immediate and ...
8 November 1996

News Service 211/96. AI INDEX: AFR 44/30/96. 8 NOVEMBER 1996. AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL CALLS FOR THE IMMEDIATE ...

Press Release       AFR 44/030/1996

Africa: A time to end contempt for human rights: press ...
8 November 1996

News Service 209/96. AI INDEX: AFR 01/05/96. A TIME TO END CONTEMPT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS. Press conference statement by Pierre Sané,. ...

Press Release       AFR 01/005/1996