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War Crimes: Amnesty International urges ICC to Probe Boko Haram Atrocities, Nigeria Attacks

•Calls ICC to open full investigation Jude Johnson Amnesty International on Wednesday urged the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate armed attacks, looting and rapes reportedly committed by the Boko Haram in Nigeria’s northeastern Borno State. “The International Criminal Court must immediately open a full investigation into the atrocities committed by

Amnesty International to ICC: Military, Boko Haram ‘Committing Atrocities’ in Nigeria

By Wondrous Nnaemeka A non-governmental organization, Amnesty International, has asked the International Criminal Court to launch full investigation into alleged “atrocities” being committed by the military and Boko Haram terrorists in the Northeastern part of Nigeria. “The International Criminal Court (ICC) must immediately open a full investigation into atrocities committed in northeast

#EndSARS: policemen did not shoot at protesters, IGP tells Amnesty

John Chukwu The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu has dismissed reports by human rights organisation, Amnesty International, that police personnel shot at EndSARS protesters as false, misleading and contrary to all available empirical evidences. A report by Amnesty International dated 21st October, 2020 had alleged that Police personnel shot at peaceful

Amnesty International Condemns Killing of 22 Detainees in Madagascar

​​​Godsgift Onyedinefu Amnesty International (AI) has condemned the killing of 22 detainees in Madagascar by security forces, describing it as an appalling attack on the right to life. Amnesty said the authorities must immediately initiate an independent investigation into the deaths of these detainees and bring to justice those found responsible

Uwaila: Amnesty International Urges Buhari to Declare rape ‘National Crisis’

The human rights watchdog, Amnesty International on Wednesday, June 3, appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to declare rape as a national crisis in the country. Amnesty International revealed that it is joining other civil society groups demanding justice for the duo of Uwaila Omozuwa as well as Barakat Bello who were victims of rape. Omozuwa, 22, a student of

How ISIS, Al-Qaeda Affiliates Manipulate Amnesty International, Other NGOs to Survive in Africa

“It is not the most powerful nor the most intelligent of actors that will survive new conflicts, it is the ones that are most adaptable to change” to paraphrase Charles Darwin. David Otto For the past 5 years, ISIS and Al-Qaida affiliates in Africa- Alshabaab, Boko Haram and ISWAP (Boko Haram)