NEWS:Amnesty Int’l Accuses Nigeria Police of Torture, Bribery in Exchange for Freedom

NEWS:Amnesty Int’l Accuses Nigeria Police of Torture, Bribery in Exchange for Freedom

The Nigeria Police Force has been accused of systematically torturing detainees in its custody as a means of extracting confessions and lucrative bribes. This was revealed in the Amnesty International’s report published wednesday. According to the report, detainees told Amnesty International they had been subjected to horrific torture methods, including hanging, starvation, beatings, shootings and mock executions, at the hands of corrupt officers from the feared Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the police force. “A…

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Activist Urges DSS To Charge Detained Journalist To Court

Activist Urges DSS To Charge Detained Journalist To Court

A Human and Environmental Rights Activist, Alagoa Morris, has called on the Department of State Security, DSS, to either charge detained Bayelsa based journalist, Jones Abiri before a court of law or release him. Alagoa, Head of Bayelsa Field Operations at Environmental Right Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria, made the call in Yenagoa on Monday, stating that only a court of competent jurisdiction could convict a suspect and dispense punishment. The detained Abiri is the publisher…

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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL CONFIRMS BRUTALITY OF NIGERIAN DSS AND ARMY AGAINST BIAFRANS

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL CONFIRMS BRUTALITY OF NIGERIAN DSS AND ARMY AGAINST BIAFRANS

Amnesty International (AI) has released a summary of the 524 pages report (formed by 6200 folders), on torture and killings by the Nigerian DSS against Biafrans, at least 119 tortured and killed per day, after receiving overwhelming evidence about continuing torture, massacres and violence against the indigenous people of Biafra. The report, which is based on information collected in five years, through the study of more than 6 million of western intelligence and internal documents…

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Is Nnamdi Kanu still Alive?

Is Nnamdi Kanu still Alive?

The Nigeria DSS has failed to present Nnamdi Kanu in court. They refused to talk about his well being and denied his lawyers access to see him. He was supposed to be in court today; instead the Nigeria DSS failed to provide him and also failed to give a reasonable excuse for such actions. This act of terror by Nigeria and her security agents has reached the point of reaction and we shall not keep…

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