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GROUP PETITION UNICEF TO PROBE CHILD MURDER BY SUSPECTED FULANI HERDSMEN

Thursday, March 17, 2016   Abuja-based NGO, Aliwe Daughters Initiative, has petitioned the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund to investigate the recent killings of children in Benue State, north central Nigeria. Over 500 persons including women and children ​we​re reportedly murdered in a crisis between Benue farmers and Fulani herdsmen. The group’s chairperson, Ngunan…

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Nigerian President Buhari has failed to prosecute soldiers who killed detainees despite promises – Amnesty International

Wednesday, March 16, 2016   LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has failed to prosecute soldiers who killed hundreds of detainees, despite promises to end impunity and military abuses, Amnesty International said Monday. Buhari should “take urgent action,” starting with the soldiers who slaughtered 640 suspects on March 14, 2014, after a Boko…