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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Nigeria: "We did not apologise": Amnesty International stands ...
21 August 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: AFR 44/021/2013. 21 August 2013. "We did not apologise": Amnesty ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/021/2013

Children of parents sentenced to the death penalty or ...
21 August 2013

In applying the death penalty, states regularly violate the rights of children and other family members of persons sentenced to death or executed. In this ...

Document       IOR 41/013/2013

Nigeria becomes first African nation to ratify Arms Trade Treaty ...
14 August 2013

Nigeria's ratification of the landmark global Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) on Tuesday is a welcome move that should pave the way for more African nations ...

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Nigeria: No more forced evictions in Nigeria (Postcard)
12 August 2013

xxxxxx. End forcEd Evictions in nigEria. End forcEd Evictions in nigEria. In de. x: AF. R 44. /0 08. /2 01. 3 En. gl ish. his Excellency ...

Postcard       AFR 44/008/2013

Nigeria: Housing is our human right. End forced evictions in ...
12 August 2013

HOUSINGIS OURHUMAN RIGHT END FORCED EVICTIONS IN NIGERIA. In recent years, large-scale evictions and demolitions ...

Document       AFR 44/009/2013

Nigeria: Lagos state government must stop wave of ...
12 August 2013

New evidence from satellite images reveals the true extent of a forced eviction in Badia East, Lagos – one of Africa's two megacities.

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Nigeria: If you love your life, move out! Forced eviction in ...
12 August 2013

In February 2013, hundreds of homes and business premises in the informal settlement of Badia East were demolished, devastating the lives of 9000 ...

Report       AFR 44/006/2013

Nigeria: Forced eviction diary note
6 August 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. DIARY NOTE. AI Index: AFR 44/016/2013. 6 August 2013. On August 12, Amnesty International ...

PressItem       AFR 44/016/2013

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 17th ...
31 July 2013

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/012/2013

Amnesty International assessment of states' implementation of ...
11 July 2013

For the 17th session of Universal Periodic Review (UPR), Amnesty International has continued to focus on the paramount importance of implementation ...

Report       IOR 41/011/2013