Soldier seeks N100m damages over detention, alleges victimisation

A soldier, Lance Cpl. Michael Emefik, on Monday sued the Nigeria Army at a Federal High Court, Abuja, seeking N100m damages and the enforcement of his fundamental rights over alleged illegal detention. Emefik’s counsel, Mr. Adejoh Jibrin, in his submission, said his client had been in detention at the Mogadishu Cantonment, Asokoro, Abuja, since Jan. 21, 2013. Jibrin,... 
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Added February 24, 2014
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