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COVID-19: CLEEN Foundation, Experts Decry Gross Rights Abuse by Security Agents

*Say improved Civil-Military Relations will strengthen counterterrorism efforts in Nigeria Senator Iroegbu and Godsgift Onyedinefu Experts on security matters have described as worrisome the spate of human rights abuse by security operatives, whose duty is to first protect and defend the rights of Nigerians. One of the experts, Dr. Michael Ugwueze, who

Probe Human Rights Abuses In Nigeria’s Elections, CERLSI Tasks ICC

The Civil Empowerment & Rule of Law Support Initiative, (CERLSI) has tasked the International Criminal Court (ICC), to investigate and sanction alleged perpetrators of Human Rights Abuses reported to have been carried out by Nigerias security forces during the February 23rd 2019 Presidential Elections. Making this call, CERLSI deputy executive

Rights Violations: FG protecting military officials, Boko Haram terrorists— Amnesty International

•Urges ICC to probe Nigerian gov't failure to sanction perpetrators  Sam Ogun The Amnesty International (AI) has accused Nigeria's Federal Government of shielding the military top brass and commanders as well as Boko Haram terrorists engaged in rights violations from prosecution.   To this end, AI in a statement on Monday to make the

Nigerian Army and allegations of human rights abuses 

    Col. Sagir Musa   Human rights are basic rights and freedoms that belong to every person  in the world, from birth until death. These rights are fundamental, inalienable, natural and lawful and are attached to human existence. They are based on shared values like dignity, equality, fairness, respect and independence irrespective of