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Amnesty International Calls for Justice for Murdered Rwandan Opposition Politician

Amnesty International has called upon the Rwandan government to ensure justice for slain coordinator of Rwandan opposition political party FDU-Inkingi (United Democratic Forces), Syldio Dusabumuremyi. Dusabumuremyi was stabbed to death on Monday night. Amnesty International’s Director for East Africa, the Horn and the Great Lakes, Joan Nyanyuki said: “the violent killing of

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Amnesty International Weighs in On Bobi Wine Arrest, Remand

  Following the detention on remand of Ugandan opposition politician and musician Robert Kyagulanyi, commonly known as Bobi Wine, human rights organosation Amnesty International’s has come out to criticise the act saying its persecution of the singer-cum-politician. The organisation's Deputy Director for East Africa, the Horn and the Great Lakes, Seif Magango

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Amnesty International Wants ‘Absurd Charges’ Against Stella Nyanzi Dropped

International Human Rights organization Amnesty International has called on the Ugandan government to drop what they referred to as absurd charges against Makerere University researcher Dr. Stella Nyanzi. “Ugandan authorities must immediately drop charges against radical academic Stella Nyanzi and put a stop to the charade that has seen her spend

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STELLA NYANZI CASE: Amnesty International Tells Uganda to Immediately Revoke Computer Misuse Act

Hours after Makerere University research fellow Dr Stella Nyanzi was charged with cyber harassment and offensive communication, Amnesty International told the east African country to “immediately revoke” the Computer Misuse Act. Dr Nyanzi’s was Monday charged with offensive communication and cyber harassment relating to her  Facebook posts in which she reportedly

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Amnesty International: Stella Nyanzi Prosecution is Pointless, Politically-Motivated

Amnesty International has spoken out on the arrest and prosecution of Makerere University researcher Dr Stella Nyanzi, terming it “pointless”. On Monday, Dr Nyanzi was charged with offensive communication and cyber harassment relating to her  Facebook posts in which she reportedly referred to Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni as a "pair of

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