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July 20, 2015

Nigerian Torture Survivor Freed!

Moses Akatugba was imprisoned at 16 years old, tortured, and sentenced to death. Ten years and over 800,000 actions later, he walked out of prison on June 2, 2015.

Recent Victories

February 7, 2011
Some 35 human rights activists and journalists, including two Amnesty International staff members, were freed on 4 February...
May 5, 2010
Ishaq Fadl Dafallah, a Sudanese refugee in Egypt, is no longer at imminent risk of forcible return to Sudan from Egypt. He...
March 13, 2009
Dia el Din Gad was transferred to al-Qota Prison in Giza, on the outskirts of the capital, Cairo, on 24 February, and was...
January 15, 2004
Wissam Tawfiq Abyad, a Prisoner of Conscience, was released on January 15, 2004.