The Senate has set up a panel to probe a report by Amnesty International which accused the country's security agencies of rape and sexual abuse of women victims of the Boko Haram crisis.
Senate to Investigate Alleged Sexual Abuse, Violence At Camps
This Day, 5 July 2018
The Senate will investigate reports of alleged sexual abuse of women at Internally Displaced Persons Camps in the North East and other parts of the country. Read more »
Senate Begins Probe of Military Over Alleged Rape of IDPs in N/East
Leadership, 7 June 2018
Senate, yesterday announced its resolve to probe allegations of rape and human rights abuses by military on internally displaced persons of attacks in the North East region. Read more »
Senate to Probe Alleged Rape, Human Rights Abuse At IDP Camps
This Day, 7 June 2018
The Senate Wednesday resolved to probe the report of the Amnesty International which accused the military of human rights abuses and rape of women at Internally Displaced Persons… Read more »
Amnesty International had accused soldiers and members of the civilian joint task force of abusing people, especially women, in internally displaced persons camps in the north-east.
Amnesty Report On IDPs - Senate Moves to Probe Military Over Allegations
Vanguard, 7 June 2018
The Senate, yesterday, moved to set up an adhoc committee to probe Amnesty International's reports of rape, torture and starvation of women by military personnel in Internally… Read more »
Senate Probes Amnesty International Report Accusing Soldiers of Raping, Starving Boko Haram Victims
Premium Times, 6 June 2018
The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday resolved to look into a report by the international human rights organisation, Amnesty International, accusing Nigerian security forces of rape and… Read more »
Senate to Probe Alleged Human Rights Abuse in Displaced Camps
This Day, 6 June 2018
The Senate Wednesday resolved to probe the report of Amnesty International which accused the military of human rights abuses and rape of women in Internally Displaced Persons Camps… Read more »
Internally Displaced Persons in Borno State have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to send an independent panel to investigate allegations of rape at the camps. Amnesty ... Read more »
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