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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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Loss of life, insecurity and impunity in the run up to Nigeria's elections

18 March 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

"Just move them," Forced evictions in Port Harcourt, Nigeria

28 October 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Nigeria: Port Harcourt Demolitions: Excessive Use of Force Against Demonstrators

11 October 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Amnesty International Report 2010 - Nigeria

28 May 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Annual Reports

Nigeria: Provisions of the 'Prevention of Terrorism Bill 2009' are incompatible with Nigeria's human rights obligations: Briefing to the National Assembly

27 May 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Nigerian governors 'threaten to execute inmates' to ease prison congestion

22 April 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria must urgently investigate disappearance of six from police custody

14 April 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Activists assaulted and illegally detained by Nigerian police

9 April 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Killing at Will: Extrajudicial Executions and Other Unlawful Killings by the Police in Nigeria

9 December 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Three killed as Nigerian security forces fire at demonstrators

14 October 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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