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Amnesty International

Amnesty International is a worldwide campaigning movement that works to promote all of the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards. Its mission is to undertake research and action focussed on preventing and ending grave abuses of the rights to physical and mental integrity, freedom of conscience and expression, and freedom from discrimination, within the context of its work to promote all human rights. Amnesty International has more than a million members and supporters in over 140 countries and territories. It is impartial and independent of any government, political persuasion or religious creed. It is financed largely by subscriptions and donations from its worldwide membership.  Website: www.amnesty.org
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Amnesty International Report 2015/16 - Nigeria

24 February 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Annual Reports

Governments increasingly resorting to the death penalty to combat crime and terrorism

1 April 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Narrow escape from Nigeria's gallows: "I still wonder if it is a dream"

1 April 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Death sentences and executions in 2014

31 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Amnesty International Report 2014/15 - Nigeria

25 February 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Annual Reports

Nigeria releases man who barely escaped the gallows after 19 years on death row

27 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Death sentences and executions in 2013

27 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Annual Reports

Nigeria: Authorities in Nigeria must not carry out any further executions of death row prisoners

28 August 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria executions: "They almost executed him secretly"

28 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Further information: Man at risk of execution after others hanged

27 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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