Welcome to Hellfire, Torture in Nigeria

Updated: Fri 19 Sep, 06:22 am

Torture is routinely used by Nigeria's police and soldiers, says Amnesty International in a new report that documents horrifying acts of brutality which largely go unpunished. read more »

Ethiopia Cautioned Over Anti-Terror Law

Updated: Fri 19 Sep, 04:52 am

United Nations Human Rights experts have urged the government to stop using the anti-terrorism law to curb freedom of expression and association following reports of arbitrary arrests. read more »

Eritreans, Sudanese 'Coerced' Out of Israel

Updated: Tue 9 Sep, 10:20 am

Israeli authorities have unlawfully coerced almost 7,000 Eritrean and Sudanese nationals into returning to their home countries where they risk serious abuse, according to a Human Rights Watch report. read more »