Human Rights Watch | Defending Human Rights Worldwide

A burned-out bus outside Kuje prison following a jail break, Kuje, Nigeria, July 6, 2022.

Nigeria: Insecurity Grips Nation’s Capital

A series of attacks and threats within close proximity of Nigeria’s seat of government in Abuja by Islamist and other armed groups are causing fear and apprehension among citizens in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and across the country.