Christine Anyanwu, publisher of the Sunday Magazine in Nigeria was detained without charge apparently for publishing articles critical of the govenrment. After an Urgent Action was issued on behalf of her and other jounralists, she was released in June, 1998. After her release, she wrote to thank all those who supported her during her imprisonment
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Stop Business as Usual: End Torture in Nigeria
Nigerian security forces committed war crimes and crimes against humanity in their armed conflict with against Boko Haram. Over 8,000 people were deliberately killed or tortured to death since 2011. Nigeria's new President Muhammadu Buhari must bring those responsible to justice.