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

May 4, 2006
Hojjatoleslam Ezimi Qedimi was returned to prison on March 26, 2006 after an appeal against a one-year prison sentence was...
April 25, 2006
"Peace and human rights must be the priority now," Krishna Pahadi said. "The politics of violence must end."
April 11, 2006
Amnesty International welcomes the release of Gurbandurdy Durdykuliev, a 64 year-old prisoner of conscience from...
February 13, 2006
Five human rights defenders were released without charge by security forces.