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NGO calls for prosecution of security operatives who torture suspects

    NGO calls for prosecution of security operatives who torture suspects

Access to Justice, a non-governmental organisation that focuses on judicial reforms, has called for the prosecution of security operatives who torture suspects. The NGO on Monday released a statement signed

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Kagara students: Those who have military parents were beaten badly by bandits

    Kagara students: Those who have military parents were beaten badly by bandits

The students abducted from Government Science College, Kagara, Niger state, said they were beaten and starved by their abductors. On February 17, gunmen attacked the school and kidnapped 38 students, staff

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FG engages Pakistan over video of ‘Nigerian being tortured by drug barons’

    FG engages Pakistan over video of ‘Nigerian being tortured by drug barons’

The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) says it is engaging the Pakistani authorities to investigate the abduction and torture of a Nigerian man in the country. On Monday, a video

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Amend anti-torture act to accommodate rehabilitation of victims, group tells FG

    Amend anti-torture act to accommodate rehabilitation of victims, group tells FG

The Prisoners Rehabilitation and Welfare Action (PRAWA) has asked on the federal government to amend the anti-torture act to ensure the provision of rehabilitation services for victims of torture. In

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‘Torture centre’ inmates were in chains for eight years, says Kaduna commissioner

  ‘Torture centre’ inmates were in chains for eight years, says Kaduna commissioner

Hafsat Baba, Kaduna state commissioner for human services and social development, says the inmates of a religious rehabilitation centre in

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South African policemen ‘torture Nigerian to death’

  South African policemen ‘torture Nigerian to death’

Maxwell Okoye, a Nigerian from Oji River local government area of Enugu state, has been allegedly killed by men of the

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‘No one has disclosed the reason SARS abducted me’ — Elombah speaks on arrest

  ‘No one has disclosed the reason SARS abducted me’ — Elombah speaks on arrest

Daniel Elombah, publisher of Elombah.com, says he and Timothy, his brother, editor of the online platform, were tortured in police

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‘They’re doing fantastically well’ — police kick against #EndSARS campaign

  ‘They’re doing fantastically well’ — police kick against #EndSARS campaign

The Nigeria Police Force have dismissed allegations of torture and crimes levelled against the the special anti-robbery squad (SARS). SARS

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Church in Ogun ‘tortures’ nine-year-old in chains for weeks

  Church in Ogun ‘tortures’ nine-year-old in chains for weeks

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says a nine-year-old boy was found chained for weeks at a church

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