News

10/11/2004
Hajara Ibrahim, who was sentenced to death by stoning by the Lere Sharia court in Bauchi for getting pregnant out of wedlock was acquitted and discharged on November 10, 2004 after the Dass Upper Sharia Court delivered its judgement.
9/11/2004
Documentary filmmakers have long wrestled with the need to obscure the identities of gays and lesbians in their work, to avoid unpleasant consequences like job loss or a falling out with family.
9/11/2004
The theme for this year’s campaign is, “ For the Health of Women, For the Health of the World: No more Violence”.
8/11/2004
Religion and politics make for a very lethal combination, not just for others but also for the very society in which this occurs.
8/11/2004
Mahboubeh Gholizadeh held indefinitely, under undisclosed charges and her whereabouts still unknown.
5/11/2004
The new website examines the advocacy work of the Coalition at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia and the Sierra Leone Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
5/11/2004
Sheikha Lubna al-Qasimi, a member of the Sharjah royal family, is to take on the key job of economics and planning minister.
4/11/2004
Daso Adamu's case was argued on 3rd November 2004.
4/11/2004
The UN General Assembly Third Committee resolution titled Working Towards Elimination of Crimes Committed Against Women and Girls in the Name of Honour is adopted this year again at the 59th Session in New York City.
3/11/2004
Hajara Ibrahim's case was argued on October 27th 2004.