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