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Nigeria: Tortured, beaten and sentenced to death: Moses Akatugba : Write for Rights case card

, Index number: AFR 44/015/2014

Last year, Moses Akatugba was sentenced to death for armed robbery, a crime he says he did not commit. He was just 16 when he was arrested in 2005. Act now – demand that the Nigerian authorities commute his sentence and fully investigate Moses’ allegations that he was tortured. STOP PRESS! On 1 October 2014 the Governor of the Niger Delta said he is looking into this case. We’re one step closer to justice for Moses.

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