Human Rights Groups In Nigeria
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.
The administration of Governor Nasir El-Rufai has sued the former chairman of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Chidi Odinkalu.
He said such troops of Nigerian Army fighting insurgency in Nigeria, have severally captured many terrorists, took custody of many surrendered terrorists some of whom have been prosecuted.
A young woman identified as Charity Amadi has alleged that her blood sister, Chioma, burnt all her credentials out of jealous for her success. Charity alleged that her sister took the decision out of jealous for her success.
➨ history of women's rights in Nigeria ➨ Like in many African countries, Nigerian women are in a very specific condition, with limited rights and a cage of restrictions that have their roots in ancient traditions and beliefs.