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Thousands of Nigerians missing – Amnesty International - Daily Post Nigeria

Amnesty International (AI) has stated that thousands of Nigerians have disappeared in recent time over the activities of Boko Haram, the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). It said the people were either ...and more »

Nigerian government not holding hundreds in secret facilities – Lai Mohammed - Daily Post Nigeria

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has described the claim by Amnesty International (AI) that hundreds of people are being held in secret detention facilities in Nigeria as untrue. Hide quoted text. Mohammed stated this yesterday in ...and more »

Nigerian Government Forcibly Kidnap Hundreds To Instill Fear Among The Populace, Says Amnesty International -

Global human rights watchdog, Amnesty International (AI), has declared that the Nigerian government uses enforced disappearances to instill fear into the civilian population in areas of the country affected by conflict and insecurity. AI made the ...and more »

Hundreds of Nigerians forcibly disappeared to instil fear, says Amnesty International - Guardian (blog)

According to figures provided by the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), at least 600 of their members' whereabouts are not known since the clashes with the military in December 2015 in Zaria, Kaduna State. Police deny secret detention. As the world ...and more »

Nigerian govt holding hundreds in secret facilities — Amnesty International - Premium Times

Hundreds of people are being held in secret detention in Nigeria, Amnesty International has said. The rights agency made the allegation on Wednesday at an event to mark the International Day of the Disappeared. The day is observed across the world ...and more »