Tuesday, September 27, 2022


November 18, 2020

Nigeria: A decade of impunity and inaction

Various commissions and inquiries have been set up to investigate alleged crimes committed by the military since 2009, but none led to any prosecution of perpetrators.

Netsanet Belay, Amnesty International
November 7, 2020

Explainer: Does the Lagos #EndSARS panel have powers to probe the army?

Friction between the panel and the army has brought forward questions about the panel’s powers and the likely outcome of this probe.

The Lagos panel of inquiry on #EndSARS. [CREDIT: Bella Naija]
November 4, 2020

#LekkiMassacre: ICC opens preliminary findings against Nigerian Army, other actors

The international crimes tribunal says it is proceeding with its investigation into how Nigerian soldiers quelled #EndSARS on October 20.

October 22, 2020

We are collecting evidence of crimes against #EndSARS protesters: ICC Prosecutor

At least 68 lives were lost in ongoing attacks against Nigerians protesting decades of police brutality.

Bloody Nigerian flag and Buhari used to illustrate Lekki Massacre story
October 2, 2020

Buhari’s nominee to ICC Ishaq Bello lacks competence: Selection Committee

A team of experts that advised on the next jurists for the world crimes tribunal says the Nigerian candidate has “a very limited knowledge” of the position.