By Tim Cocks
LAGOS, Oct 15 (Reuters - Nearly 1,000 people, mostly suspected Islamist militants, died in Nigerian jails in the first half of this year, Amnesty International said on Tuesday.
Amnesty said some of the 950 victims were suspected to have been executed but many died because of the harsh, overcrowded conditions of the jails.
Some starved to death. Others died after being shot or ...