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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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Nigeria: Horror in numbers

3 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Pardoned torture victim 'overwhelmed' by campaign to spare his life

29 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Chibok one year on: A day to remember all Boko Haram's victims

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

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

Nigeria: Hundreds of oil spills continue to blight Niger Delta

19 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Boko Haram attack on Maiduguri: hundreds of thousands of civilians at grave risk

25 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Satellite images show horrific scale of Boko Haram attack on Baga

15 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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

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

Nigeria: The World Bank Inspection Panel's early solutions pilot approach: the case of Badia East, Nigeria

2 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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