October 2017 Edition of Our Newsletter, ‘The Advocate”

By / 18th October, 2017 / Newsletter / Off

“YOU know I am not very happy with Nigeria. I
have made that very clear on many
occasions. Yes, Nigeria stood by us more
than any nation, but you let yourselves down,
and Africa and the black race very badlyMandela to Nigeria

Click Here to read the full excerpt of that interview and many other interesting write ups in this edition of The Advocate.

August 2017 Edition of The Advocate

By / 17th August, 2017 / Newsletter / Off

The August 2017 edition of our Newsletter, ‘The Advocate’ is out. It contains many interesting items for reading. Click here to download Newsletter

Petition to House Committee on Health Services to Visit Prisons and Assess Inmate’s Access to Health and Medical Services

By / 16th August, 2017 / Press Releases & Letters / Off

CURE-Nigeria has written to the House Committee on Health Services to work on the mandate given to it by the House of Representatives to visit prisons to assess inmates’ access to health and medical care.

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Petition to the House of Representatives Committee on Interior to Visit Prisons

By / 16th August, 2017 / Press Releases & Letters / Off

CURE-Nigeria has written to the House Committee on Interior to work on the mandate given to it by the House of Representatives to visit prisons to assess inmates’ access to health and medical care.

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A Petition to the FCT Commissioner of Police Over the Continuous Detention of Inmates in Keffi Prison Without Arraignment

By / 11th August, 2017 / Press Releases & Letters / Off

CURE-Nigeria has petitioned the Commissioner of Police FCT over the continuous detention of more than thirty inmates without arraignment/trial at the Medium Security Prison, Keffi.

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Petition to the NHRC to Make Public its Findings on the Alleged Killing of Inmates in Abakaliki Prison

By / 11th August, 2017 / Press Releases & Letters / Off

CURE-Nigeria has written the National Human Rights Commission to make public, the findings of its investigation into the alleged killing of six inmates and injuring of another ten in Abakaliki prison in August 2016.

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June 2017 Edition of the The Advocate

By / 20th June, 2017 / Newsletter / Off

The Advocate, our educative and informative Newsletter is out for the month of  June 2017. Click Here to Read

The U.S Embassy in Abuja in Partnership with CURE-Nigeria Donates Educational Materials to all the Prisons in Benue State

By / 19th June, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off

The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) department of the United States Embassy in Abuja, in partnership with CURE-Nigeria, donated education materials worth over $10,000 to all the prisons in Benue State. The donation was done on the 17th of May, 2017.

Below are some pictures of the donation ceremony:

INLCURE donations to Benue

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Report of the Survey on Female Detainees/Convicts and Babies Living in Prisons in Nigeria

By / 1st June, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off

Click HERE for the published report on the survey of female detainees/convicts living in prisons in Nigeria

April 2017 Edition of Our Newsletter, The Advocate

By / 28th April, 2017 / Uncategorized / Off

Another edition of The Advocate is out. Click Here to read