PRAWA Newsletter June, 2014


  • PRAWA Calls on Nigeria Government to Integrate Specialised and Holistic Rehabilitation of Torture Victims into Nigeria’s Public Health System
  • Prison Official Describes Inmates Performance in 2014 UTME Excellent
  • Moro, Obiano Lament Prison Congestion in Nigeria
  • Over 700 Nigerians languishing in UK prisons
  • Highlights of PRAWA Legal Representation for Accused Persons (Clearing House) for the Month of June
  • Nigeria House of Representatives Adopt Report on Repeal of Prison Act
  • PRAWA gives Legal Aid to Mrs. Toyosi Bello
  • 20 Years of PRAWA’S Existence
  • Commissioning of Witness Support Unit at the High Court of Justice Enugu State, Nigeria
  • International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights should include Stronger Provisions for Torture Survivors
  • New Report from IRCT Member shows Rape is used as a Weapon of Torture throughout Prisons in the Congo
  • Burundian president pardons 3,000 convicts
  • Avocats Sans Frontières France condemns impunity, calls for a united stance against torture as an institutional tool
  • Being Patient Provides Peace – A Torture Victim Story

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Author: PRAWA

PRAWA is a Non-governmental organization aimed at promoting Security, Justice and Development in Africa. It was established in 1994.