Thursday, 11th August 2022
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human rights

2 Aug
Akwa Ibom Human Rights Community has said that with the recent precedent set through the imprisonment of the human rights lawyer, Inibehe Effiong, advocates may end up becoming victims
5 Jul
Federal Government has held training for police personnel across the geopolitical zones on human rights, rights of the police, and conflict management.
3 Jun
A group, Youth and Students Advocates for Development Initiative, (YSAD), has expressed worry over the increasing and unabated cases of extortion, brutality and other forms of human rights
17 Apr
Silent heroes of social justice across Africa have been honoured at the recently concluded third Community and Human Rights (CAHR) Awards in Lagos. The CAHR awards, which honours individuals
8 Jan
Basma bint Saud, 57, a royal family member long seen as a proponent of women's rights and a constitutional monarchy,
27 Dec 2021
NDLEA chairman, retired Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa on Monday in Abuja mourned the iconic anti-apartheid activist, Archbishop Emeritus, Desmond Tutu, who died
16 Nov 2021
Lagos lawyer and human rights activist, Chief Malcolm Omirhobo, has sued the Federal Government and five others for allegedly denying lawyers and litigants access to the court during Kanu’s trial.
21 Aug 2021
Sexual harassment in Nigeria continues to be a prevalent public health issue and a violation of human rights, as workplace sexual harassment remains a major challenge to informal
12 Aug 2021
The manifestation of Nigeria’s crisis of the state is by no means-ending soon. The reasons are not too far to seek: they include impunity in the running of the affairs of the country
2 Aug 2021
The reported remark by Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin at the just concluded 47th session of the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council, calling on Western countries to reflect deeply on their own human rights abuse.....
16 Jul 2021
Leaders from different human rights organisations and Islamic bodies have called on the United Nations to go beyond condemnation and take all necessary steps to stop Israel from its continued illegal occupation
30 Jun 2021
Iran's use of the death penalty for crimes committed as minors does not mean it violates human rights, a senior Iranian official has insisted to AFP in response to UN criticism.


2 hours ago
Tems was listed on the lineup of performers at the 10th anniversary of the Global Citizen Festival. The 2022 Global Music Festival is scheduled to hold on Saturday, 24th September 2022, in New York City’s Central Park, presented by Citi and Cisco, and Black Star Square in Accra, Ghana, presented by Harith General Partners. Since…
3 hours ago
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Thursday said work on the state’s Leather Hub has reached 65 per cent completion.
3 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday received the new President of the ECOWAS Commission and his Management Team, telling them the kind of sub-regional body West African leaders desire and must have.
3 hours ago
The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, says state governors have no justification to challenge the $418 million deductions from the Paris Club refund paid to consultants they hired.
5 hours ago
Shiraz Khota, Human Experience Management Sales Leader at SAP Africa JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 11 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- With the world gripped in a state of unprecedented uncertainty following the disruption of the pandemic and the transformational impact of technology, companies are facing an uphill battle with attracting, motivating and retaining top talent. According to Shiraz…