Nepotism will destroy Nigeria, Shehu Sani warns
Nigeria cannot survive as a nation, if a section of the country continues to dominate the political leadership of the country, warns Shehu Sani, who represented Kaduna Central in the 8th Senate.
Soldiers in Operation Burst detained over assault of lady
Some soldiers in the Operation Burst security outfit in Oyo State have been detained in connection with the assault of a lady at Beere area of Ibadan. The detention of the soldiers was confirmed yesterday by the commander of the operation, Captain Usolo.
HURIWA slams NBC, Mohammed over fines on TV stations
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, and the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) for fines imposed on private broadcasting stations that beamed the EndSARS protests live.
Diaspora Nigerians tell Buhari to hold police accountable
To support the nationwide protests tagged EndSARS, Nigerians in the Diaspora have told President Muhammadu Buhari to hold the police accountable for the lives lost through their brutality.
Scepticism trails SARS ban, HURIWA tasks Buhari, IGP
Scepticism has trailed the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), as stakeholders ask the Federal Government to come clean on its intention.
Reject anti-people policies now, HURIWA tells Nigerians
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has called on Nigerians to reject the anti-people policies of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration.
HURIWA boss, Onwubiko alleges attempt on his life
The National Coordinator, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), Emmanuel Onwubiko, has raised the alarm of threats to his life by those he described as goons.
HURIWA alleges police harassment of Enugu community leaders
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has petitioned the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and Public Complaints Commission(PCC) over the alleged harassment and detention of Ugwuaji community leaders
HURIWA warns FG against borrowing to fund budget
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has told the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, that continuous borrowing from international organisations to fund the yearly budget is destructive to the country’s image.
Chinese loans: We’re not ceding sovereignty to China— Amaechi
Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said Nigeria was not in anyway ceding its sovereignty to China, explaining that the Sovereign Guarantee clause in the loan agreement was to assure China that it can take over the asset constructed with the loan, should Nigeria default.