Excessive Torture And Police Brutality in Nigeria


Any kind of torture is simply wrong!! Human rights violation!!

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Amnesty international recently released a report that sharply criticized the Nigerian Government of doing very little about the rising cases of torture by security operatives in the country. And as usual, I took a special interest in this issue. My ardent blog readers already know me to speak up against injustice, discrimination and any form of human rights violation. Call me a human rights activist, if you will.
      For my blog readers who might not know, I’m Nigerian and I live in Nigeria; so, I can authoritatively state the situation of things to an acceptable degree of accuracy. Torture has become an integral part of policing in Nigeria. Policemen, on a daily basis use several torture methods which include merciless beating, illegal detention, starvation, intense brutality and rape. The main objective of these torture in Nigeria is to obtain forced confession and this is a ridiculously irresponsible method…

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About Dr. Rex

I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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