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Incident between 30 May 2016 and September 2016 [+] Download as CSV Print this page

Location: Onitsha Barracks, Onitsha North, Anambra [+]

Country: Nigeria [+]

Violation types: Torture and other ill-treatment [+]

Perpetrator classifications: Military [+]

Location


This incident took place in Onitsha Barracks, Onitsha North, Anambra, Nigeria [+]

Description


According to Amnesty International: "A man who was detained in Onitsha Barracks after the Remembrance Day shooting on 30 May 2016 told Amnesty International: “Those in the guard room [detention] were flogged every morning. The soldiers tagged it ‘Morning Tea’.”" [+]

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Publication Date Publisher Title Access Date Archive Link
24 November 2016 Amnesty International Nigeria: 'Bullets Were Flying Everywhere' - Deadly Repression of Pro-Biafra Activists 27 September 2018