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Nigeria: Police free chained, abused children from Islamic school

27 September 2019 Nigerian police have freed more than 300 men and boys from an Islamic school in the northern city of Kaduna, with seven staff members arrested. Many of the students had been abused and held in chains. Nigerian police said Friday they had found and freed more than 300 men and boys from a school in the northern city of …

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Nigerian govt presiding over an injustice pressure cooker – United Nations human rights expert

27 September 2019 Agnes Callamard, the United Nations Special Rapporteur for Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions, has published her report following a visit to Nigeria. The report is reproduced below. Introduction I conducted an official country visit to Nigeria from 19 August to 3 September 2019. I warmly thank the Federal Government of Nigeria for their invitation to visit the …

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