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Nigeria: What is a forced eviction?
1 October 2013

A forced eviction is the removal of people against their will, from the homes or land they occupy, without legal protections and other safeguards. That ...

Document       AFR 44/024/2013

Nigeria: Write for rights: Undreds of family homes destroyed ...
1 October 2013

On 23 Februar y 2013, 2,237. households in Badia East, L. agos state, we re made destit. ute. when their hom es were demol. ished by the a uthorities ...

Document       AFR 44/017/2013

Nigeria: Write for rights: Hundreds of families' homes ...
1 October 2013

Hundreds of families' Homes destroyed Write a letter - change their lives. Badia East community is featured in Write for Rights ...

Poster       AFR 44/018/2013

Amnesty International | Nigeria must protect students following ...
30 September 2013

Authorities in Nigeria must take urgent measures to protect schools and students in the north-east of the country following a fresh attack by unknown ...

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Nigeria must protect students following university killings ...
30 September 2013

Authorities in Nigeria must take urgent measures to protect schools and students in the north-east of the country following a fresh attack by unknown ...

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Wire, September/October 2013. Vol. 43, issue 005
30 August 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Egypt's long road to equality 3) Forced evictions; 'Even the rats in my house are worried' 4) 'They would only succeed if we ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2013

Nigeria: Authorities in Nigeria must not carry out any further ...
28 August 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. JOINT PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 44/022/2013. 28 August 2013. Nigeria: Authorities ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/022/2013

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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