Arrest of a brigadier in the Nigerian military, who was allegedly killed around 18 April 1998; circumstances surrounding his death; arrests and charges made in connection with the killing [NGA34297.E]

No mention of the brigadier in question could be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please see below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

Africa Research Bulletin [London]. April- May 1998.

Amnesty International Report 1998. 1999.

Country Reports for Human Rights Practices 1998. 1999. United States Department of State. Washington, DC: United States Government Printing Office.

Keesing's Record of World Events. April - May 1998.

IRB databases.

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