NIGERIA: Human Rights Chairman Calls for Prosecution

On 26 October, National Human Rights Commission chairman Chidi Odinkalu called for the prosecution of individuals involved in the 2007 election killings. In the 2007 elections, government-released report the deaths of approximately 1,000 individuals. Odinkalu called for an investigation into 117 individuals he claims to have been involved in the deaths.

[Madison Landry, madison.landry.ee@gmail.com]