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

August 12, 2010
Lado Sikaka, a leader of the Dongria Kondh Indigenous communities in India, was released August 12th, two days after being...
August 9, 2010
Fereshteh Halimi, the wife of human rights lawyer Mohammad Mostafaei, was released on August 7th. Her brother and father,...
July 8, 2010
Amnesty International has welcomed the release of an Indonesian prisoner of conscience jailed for his role in a peaceful flag-raising protest.
July 1, 2010
On 23 June, the UK authorities deferred their plans to forcibly return "Mr S", a rejected Somali asylum-seeker to Mogadishu,...