Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko
The rubber stamp toga has continued to hang on the neck of the House of Representatives despite modicum work it has recorded midway into its four years tenure with Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila at the helm.
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Major-General Farouk Yahaya, yesterday, said the military must develop novel plans, processes and strategies to meet the changing nature of the battle space.
21 Sep 2019
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has accused the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, of choosing to ‘wine and dine’ with armed bandits...
18 Sep 2019
Although there was general outrage when Katsina State governor, Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari, decided to engage with some leaders of bandits terrorizing the peace of the state, recent developments seem to be proving him right.
10 Jan 2019
Following the announcement of the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, that his ministry will soon launch a massive national campaign in support of the military, especially in its fight against insurgency and insecurity, concerned Nigerians have warned the Federal Government about the danger of desperately dragging the military institution into the murky…
15 Dec 2018
The refusal, for over two years, to reconstitute the governing board of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) by President Muhammadu Buhari clearly signpost an administration that has no regard for the human rights of the citizenry, a pro-democracy and non-governmental organization, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has said. HURIWA said that beyond…
24 Nov 2018
A pro-democracy and non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has charged the Military authority to spend more time working...
3 Sep 2018
A pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged the Federal Government to constitute an independent judicial commission of inquiry to probe the invasion of the National Assembly. HURIWA said the panel to be headed by a serving Justice of the Supreme Court should name those who took part in the invasion…
17 Feb 2018
A non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has condemned the inability of all the nation’s security forces to put an end to the intermittent mass genocide of villagers by freelance-armed hoodlums in Zamfara State.
9 Aug 2016
A pro-democracy and Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) and 26 other NGOs have condemned the invasion by the Department of State Services (DSS) to the National Assembly, saying it’s “unconstitutional”.
3 Jul 2016
The anti-corruption crusade is half-heartedly pursued and the operatives of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) lack the investigative skills to efficiently and diligently ...