Nigeria:Amnesty Insists on Justice for Hundreds of Murdered Shiites

[Premium Times] The Nigerian authorities must ensure justice, truth and reparation over the military’s unlawful killing of more than 350 Shi’a Muslims in the northern city of Zaria in December 2015, Amnesty International said on the two-year anniversary of the massacre.

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Nigeria: Amnesty International Under Fire As More Groups Demand Expulsion

[Vanguard] More groups have thrown their weight behind recent calls for the sack of Amnesty International from the country owing to its claimed disreputable role in the current fight against Boko Haram in the North Eastern Nigeria.

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Sudan: Govt Sues, Threatens Amnesty International

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Khartoum is attempting to counter the international uproar following allegations of the Sudanese government’s use of chemical weapons against citizens of Darfur, by filing a lawsuit against Amnesty International.

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Nigeria: Military Readies Major Offensive Against Niger Delta Militants If Talks Fail

[This Day] Abuja, Warri and Yenagoa -Barring any major progress in the ongoing dialogue between the federal government and stakeholders in the Niger Delta to end the attacks on oil and gas installations, the Nigerian military is in process of wrapping up plans to launch a major offensive against the militants sabotaging facilities in the oil-rich region.

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