President of Nigerian Humanist Association sentenced to 24 years jail for ‘blasphemy’

Mubarak Bala

In April 2020, Mubarak Bala, the president Nigerian Humanists, was arrested in Kaduna for blasphemy. His “crime” – He had made a Facebook posting that was deemed to be “Blasphemy” by some. He was then transferred from Kaduna to Kano and held there. The latest update is that on the 5th of April, 2022, yes two years … Read more

Nigerian Man ‘Beaten to a Pulp, Choked,’ Then Committed to Psychiatric Ward for being an Atheist – #FREEMUBARAK

The International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU) is deeply concerned about the Nigerian Mubarak Bala (pictured above). Now this is important, so I’m reproducing their posting in full here (it originally came from here) … A Nigerian man has been detained and medicated for over a week on a psychiatric ward in Kano state, Nigeria, on the … Read more