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Salim Alaradi’s Detainment Renewed for 30 days – Renewal #10

Free Salim Alaradi Campaign

Press Release – June 30, 2015

Salim Alaradi’s Detainment Renewed for 30 days – Renewal #10
Canadian Citizen Detained in UAE for 307 Days…
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Arbitrary Detention

Black Friday: The Clifford Orji Story.

– Bukola

I was relatively young when the Clifford Orji  story emerged. The little I know about him is as a result of word of mouth from family members and occasional referrals made by musicians in their songs. 441 more words

Nigeria

Thai Junta Bans Launch of Vietnamese Rights Report Ahead of State Visit

Authorities in Bangkok abruptly canceled a press conference Friday during which a report on the plight of indigenous communities in central Vietnam was due to be launched. 391 more words

Human Rights Watch: Lao UPR response raises serious questions

Human Rights Watch: 25 June 2015

UN Human Rights Council: Adoption of the outcome of the Universal Periodic Review of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic… 355 more words

Statements Of Concern

An Open Letter To President Barack Obama.

Dear Mr President,

Many Greetings from me. You have been in the highest office in the great land for almost seven years now. For sure, there have been some positive changes you have brought to the Presidency. 505 more words

Femi Falana Speaks Out Against the Proposed Sexual Offences Bill.

-Bukola

Why won’t the Nigerian legislature leave the constitutional age of maturity alone at 18? The constant human rights violation is beginning to irritate me, as well as the almost perfect disguise of one thing for another. 220 more words

Nigeria

ETHIOPIA: Ambo Town Killings, Interview with Ethiopia Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Democracy, human Right's record and Press freedom

In April 2014, 7 bloggers and 3 journalists are rounded up by Police in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa and arrested under the country’s feared anti terrorism proclamation. 110 more words

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