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

January 18, 2011
Hamma Hammami and Mohamed Mzem were released on 14 January 2011. They had been arrested two days earlier by officers of the...
January 14, 2011
Zahra Salih was released on 11 January. She had been held incommunicado for over two months. She is an activist in the...
January 13, 2011
Zhao Lianhai, a man who tried to seek justice for families affected by a tainted milk powder scandal in 2008, was released...
January 7, 2011
Qusay 'Abdel-Razaq Zabib was detained for over two years because he was suspected of having links to armed groups.