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Angela Uwandu

17 Aug
For ages, the Police have been notorious in employing torture against citizens. Nigeria is a country where security agencies harass detainees and suspects, and in most cases employ violence.....
18 May
As part of its efforts in promoting the enjoyment of Human Rights in Nigeria, Avocats Sans Frontières France (ASF France), has successfully enforced the fundamental human rights of three victims of arbitrary detention in Lagos state.
19 Oct 2020
The head of an International Human Rights group, Avocats Sans Frontieres, Ms. Angela Uwandu has urged Nigerian legislators to review the issue of death penalty, as it does not serve as a deterrent to the commission of crime.
19 Oct 2020
The Avocats Sans Frontières (Lawyers Without Borders) has lamented the non-implementation of the Anti-torture Act, almost three years after it was assented to by President Muhammadu Buhari.
10 Oct 2020
Avocats Sans Frontières France (ASF France), also known as Lawyers Without Borders, yesterday, joined the global call for an end of death penalty.
13 Jan 2018
Avocats Sans Frontières France (ASF France), also known as Lawyers Without Borders, yesterday commended the Nigerian government for signing the anti-torture bill into law in December 2017.
4 Dec 2017
Advocates of protection and promotion of human rights in Nigeria have said that the spate of torture in the country was due largely to the inability of people to initiate actions against the perpetrators.


8 mins ago
The National Population Commission (NPC), says it is smoothening all necessary processes through pre-test exercise to improve the next census in the country
22 mins ago
World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday urged countries not to panic but to prepare for the likely spread of COVID-19 Omicron variant as scientists continue to study it.
41 mins ago
The Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) has reiterated its commitment to tackle oil spills in oil and gas sector in fulfillment of its regulatory mandate as enshrined in Petroleum Industry Act 2021.
1 hour ago
The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19, has authorised vaccine booster against the pandemic for eligible Nigerians.
3 hours ago
The Presidential Steering Committee in collaboration in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Health and the National Primary Health Care Development Agency has approved the administration of booster doses for persons that have completed 2 doses of AstraZeneca, Moderna, Pfizer Bio-N-Tech or 1 dose of Johnson & Johnson. The administration of the booster doses will…