Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an urgent appeal to Mr. Maina Kiai United Nations, Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association to draw his “attention to continuing harassment and intimidation of the #BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) group by the Nigerian authorities, and the impermissible restrictions on the rights of members to freedom of expression and peaceful assembly.”
SERAP in the urgent appeal dated 9 September 2016 and signed by the organization’s senior staff counsel […]
The #BringBackOurGirls group has called for an update and explanation from the federal government on the whereabouts of the female suicide-bomber who declared upon arrest in Cameroon that she was one of the missing Chibok school girls. This is in addition to asking for explanations on the location of all others, whom the Nigerian Army said it has rescued.
Speaking during an interview, the spokesman of the group, Sesugh Akume stated that the group was interested not just on the Chibok […]