Amnesty International is supporting criminals – Group

Amnesty International is supporting criminals – Group

A group, Progressive Citizens Congress, PCC, has demanded that Amnesty International leave Nigeria, accusing the NGO of supporting criminals.

Read also: (Nigerian beheaded over police murder in Saudi Arabia)

During a protest march to the Embassy of the United States on Friday, President-General, PCC, Abiona Desmond in a statement said the human rights organisation had repeatedly abused its position by doctoring reports to exonerate the real criminals while vilifying those avowed to fighting such criminals.

Desmond alleged that Amnesty International is conniving with criminals to make Nigeria a failed state.

The statement reads, “Our dear country has battled all manners of insurgency in the north east especially the Boko Haram terror group, which was once an assemblage of ragtag of misguided youths that turned into an international terror organisation within the shortest time possible.

“There have also been several other sects that tried to spread extreme ideologies and radicalise youths, starting from the northern part of the country, but for the timely intervention of the law enforcement agencies.

“One common thread runs through the terror attacks and plot of terror. That link is called Amnesty International (AI), an NGO that has repeatedly abused its position by doctoring reports to exonerate the real criminals while vilifying those avowed to fighting such criminals on behalf of the nation. It does all in its power to make the people and the government look bad while the terrorists are canonize as saints.

“With heaven’s backing, Nigeria finally defeated Boko Haram, the terror group that Amnesty International worked for in the north east largely to the gallant performance of the Army under its current leadership. The terrorists that this NGO provided cover for did a lot damage and the government is now trying to rebuild the region with support from genuine NGOs and international partners.

“This restoration of law and order in the north east is anathema to AI, so like a disgraced dog fleeing with its tail tucked between its legs, this international NGO fled from the north when it became apparent its tricks were not going to destabilise Nigeria.”

Related Articles


500 luxury SUVs stolen in the Greater Toronto Area, Canada, this year, has been traced to Nigerian organized crime ring,


A staff of popular radio station, Cool FM, Otun Segun, has been charged with rape for allegedly assaulting a former


An undergraduate of University of Ilorin has died in a drowning tragedy in a river behind the institution’s parks and


Other Interesting Posts

Panic as EFCC interrogates more senior lawyers over alleged bribery
There are palpable fear within the legal profession as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commissions (EFCC) on Thursday interrogated more senior ...
Miss Anambra says she receives death threats over her alleged sex video
The winner of the 2015 Miss Anambra State Beauty Pageant, Miss Chidinma Okeke, has said she received death threats over her decision to clear the...
Suspected cult members kill footballer
Suspected cult members have shot to death a 27-year-old footballer simply identified as Damilola aka General Bebo. Bebo was on Wednesday kille...
powered by RelatedPosts