9 August 2019
Stories from 9 August 2019
Omoyele Sowore was detained and charged under Nigeria's 2011 counter-terrorism law. He could face life imprisonment.
Evidence suggests that law enforcement agencies pressured mobile network operators to get part of the capital offline for the duration of the protests.
Across the globe, journalists are facin charges of everything from espionage to tax evasion.
Despite serving his three-year sentence in March 2017, al-Najjar remained in arbitrary detention.