Human Rights Groups In Nigeria
The court presided over by Hon. Justice Shuaibu admitted Jalingo to bail with a bond of N10mn with one surety in like sum. Details of the bail bond included a cash deposit of N700,000 also to be deposited with the court registrar.
British supermodel, Naomi Campbell, was recently honoured by Human Rights Campaign. According to reports, the 49-year-old was recognized for her humanitarian works.
A Lagos-based human right lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigerian (SAN), Femi Falana, has challenged Nigerian lawyers to stand up to their responsibilities in discharging their duties.
Presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, has reportedly told the United States, the United Kingdom and the European Union to stop meddling in the affairs of Nigeria, particularly regarding the allegations of human rights abuses.
A 20-year-old civil rights activist, Saba Kord Afshari, has been sentenced to 24 years in prison in Iran. Her sentence includes 15 years in jail for removing hijab as court claims she's spreading prostitution.
Topping the chart this week, is the pathetic story of an 80-year-old woman, who resides under the bridge in Lagos. Madam Oke disclosed to Legit TV that she needs the help of well-meaning Nigerians to live a more comfortable life.