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Mubarak Bala

Filipino humanists join an international push to free Mubarak Bala
1 month ago

Filipino humanists join an international push to free Mubarak Bala

MEMBERS of HAPI Scholars, a humanist organisation established in Philippines, have added their voices to international calls for the release of Mubarak Bala, who has been held in custody since …
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Keep the pressure up for Mubarak Bala’s trial or release
1 month ago

Keep the pressure up for Mubarak Bala’s trial or release

THIS week Humanists International reported that the scheduled hearing of Bala’s Fundamental Rights petition before the Abuja High Court had to be postponed after the judge assigned was taken ill. …
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UK government expresses concern over the arrest of Nigerian humanist
6 months ago

UK government expresses concern over the arrest of Nigerian humanist

FOLLOWING our report that the Pink Triangle Trust had donated £500 towards the cost of legal representation for Bala, President of the Humanist Association of Nigeria, the National Secular Society …
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Pink Triangle Trust donates £500 to help free leading Nigerian humanist
7 months ago

Pink Triangle Trust donates £500 to help free leading Nigerian humanist

AN international appeal for funds to finance Bala’s legal costs was boosted this week when UK charity the Pink Triangle Trust made a donation of £500. As of today, …
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Leading Nigerian humanist in custody after being accused of ‘blasphemy’
7 months ago

Leading Nigerian humanist in custody after being accused of ‘blasphemy’

THE President of the Humanist Association of Nigeria was reportedly arrested yesterday (Tuesday) following the publication of an online petition alleging that he had insulted the ‘prophet’ Mohammed.

Two police …
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