• Marked by indiscriminate killings, mass displacement •Troops destroy villages, torture at least 23 including minors to extract “confessions” •Armed separatists attack 42 schools, kill 44 security forces members Godsgift Onyedinefu The Amnesty International (AI) has reported escalating violence across the Anglophone region of Cameroon perpetrated by the troops and armed separatists. AI in
Libyan forces have arrested gang members suspected of torturing Nigerians and other African migrants. They are reported to have been arrested near Tripoli after torture video surfaced on Social media. Details later but Nigerians who returned from Libya have narrated their harrowing experience. Miss Loveth Ekumabo, 25-year-old Libya returnee, who blamed her father’s
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has released a report detailing unlawful detention and torture in Rewanda . The 91-page report - We Will Force You to Confess: Torture and Unlawful Military Detention in Rwanda - alleges details widespread and systematic torture by the military and accuses judges of being complicit in the creation of
The Gambians went through torture, murder and abuse in the 22 years dictator Yahya Jammeh ruled the country. A new commission was appointed to investigate the crimes and compensate the victims. Katrin Gänsler reports. Yusufa Mbaye looked at the little beige gate that separates his parents' house from the outer world.