BLASPHEMY: Nigeria Government Continue to arrest and imprisoning people for criticizing bad governance
Antony Blinken U.S. Secretary of State Report’s reveals how the Nigeria courts have continued to convict people of blasphemy sentencing them to long imprisonment or death, while others are arrested for criticizing bad governance
The report said at a news conference in Washington DC on Wednesday while single picking Nigeria among the 200 country report on International Religious Freedom
In his word “In Nigeria, courts continue to convict people of blasphemy, sentencing them to long-term imprisonment or even death,” US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said at a news conference in Washington DC on Wednesday.
“Yet the government has still not brought anyone to justice for the military’s massacre of hundreds of Shia Muslims in 2015.”, pro-Biafra agitator, including the viral #endears protest and the Lagos Lekki saga that took place in the year 2020
So many atrocities are going on in Nigeria, while the world watches, in a country where its citizens are subjected to nothing. Bandit is kidnapping and killing people, Boko haram terrorists are now walking freely in the northeast, corrupt is now at the top-notch with Federal and state government doing nothing in getting Nigeria to fix
Long ago the Government people from Nigeria has always blamed the masses, the past government for the present state and condition of Nigeria, with them the Government people ignoring the facts that Nigeria problem is within the leadership and ill Nigeria government policies, but not mainly the masses
Corruption from the Government and government office holders are the root of Nigeria’s problem, not with the innocent Nigeria citizen by nature.
Nigerians are hardworking and good people, the government are the one pushing Innocent Nigerian to the walls, with insecurity rampaging the country, hunger” it became fortunate that the security and men of the military are now on defensive mode as unknown gunmen continue to attack police stations and military formation across southeast Nigeria
The U.S secretary of state Antony blinked in announcing the release of the annual 2020 International Religious Freedom Report on Wednesday 12 May 2021, made it clear that the Nigerian criminal justice system in cases involving
In Nigeria, courts continue to convict people of blasphemy sentencing them to long-term imprisonment or even death, he sad yet, yet the government has still not brought anyone to justice for the military massacre of hundreds of Shia Muslims in 2015
The Nigeria country reports, reveals that authorities in Nigeria have been arresting and still arresting people even till date, detained them for years without trials, including those detained for criticizing the bad governance in Nigeria
Yahaya Sharif who was also arrested and detained for blasphemy laws, and Aminu, were both sentenced to death for blasphemy on August 10, and 16-year-old Umar Faroup was sentenced to 10 years of imprisonment, all this is happening in Africa Nigeria in today world when the world is supposed to have outgrown all this inhuman act and all that, yet is on increase in Nigeria
The report also describes how the Nigeria Government’s fight against corruption is corrupt in itself, and artificial fight against corruption
The report also describes how the Nigeria government’s response to the growing terrorism threats, the conflict between Muslim herders and majority Christian farmers in both North, Middle Belt, Southern and Western part of Nigeria, and other threats to security have been largely ineffective and even ”counterproductive” just as we write to you
That the level in which terrorists are now moving freely across the North East region is still worrisome:
The terrorist group Boko Haram and ISIS- Wes Africa (ISIS-WA) are showing a growing ability to stage force in rural areas and launch attacks against civilian and military targets ”including both churches and mosques and most schools in Abuja capital territory have been forced to closed down for fear of Boko haram and banditry treat as the report has it that both terror groups have advanced and now close to the Nigeria capital Abuja
Many developing issues in Nigeria, with zero effective plans from the government in end terrorism attacks, included suicide bombing, indiscriminate shootings, execution of a local Christian, kidnapping of secondary school girls, boys and Greenfield university students in Kaduna, killed by bandits respectively
All this kidnapping and adductions of people are identified by terrorists and bandits yet the Government is yet to proscribe herdsmen banditry as a terror group
As of September 2020, more than 22,000 persons are confirmed to be missing and most of them are children, this came as a result of the increased terror from the Boko Haram insurgency, as stated by the International Committee of the Red Cross in the report
Additionally, a reported 112 Chibok students abducted by Boko Haram in 2014 of which some are ”remained in captivity” to date
In the North
The Nigeria government battled Boko Haram and ISIS-WA in the northeast, it was reportedly for the government to keep pace with the growing number and frequency of attacks in other regions, as insecurity in the southeast worsen.
The MEETING on Wednesday was cheered up, the United States government real in its report on religious freedom around the world and Africa, and warned that minority religious groups in Morocco and Western Sahara fear “ostracism” and “social ridicule” and
In Egypt, anti-Christian discrimination and religiously motivated attacks are simply worrisome.
However, it was in Nigeria that US Secretary of State Antony Blinken was more vociferous. Dumping the pretenses of diplomacy, Blinken blasted Africa’s most populous country with a brutal takedown.
“In Nigeria, courts continue to convict people of blasphemy, sentencing them to long-term imprisonment or even death,” he said.
Click on the image below to download the How To Advertise On AfriNOTES Classified section Reports for 100% Free