HURIWA flays abduction, forced conversion of girls in Kaduna, others
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the Kaduna, Katsina and Kano state governments for failing to stop the abduction of Christian girls and their forced conversion to Islam by some unscrupulous persons aided by some lawless security forces.
Institutions and the attack dogs
It has, therefore, come to my notice that the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), an institution that is playing a key role
Budget Office denies allocating N27 billion for National Assembly renovation
Nigeria's Budget Office on Thursday denied allocating N27 billion for the renovation of the National Assembly Complex in Abuja. “The provision for renovation/retrofitting of the National Assembly (NASS) Complex in the revised budget is N9.25bn, not N27bn as being bandied around,” director-general for the budget office Ben Akabueze said in a statement. “The initial provision…
Bandits intensify strikes as security chiefs brief Buhari
The nation yesterday woke up, yet again, to the news of killings by bandits, this time in Kaduna State.
HURIWA calls for protests over N27bn approved for the renovation of NASS complex
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration and the National Assembly's leadership headed by Ahmad Lawan...
Police need reforms, restructuring, not reorganization, Says HURIWA
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has described the reported reorganization of the Nigerian Police Force as cosmetic and deceptive.
Investigation of rape, murder of Omozuwa must be professional, HURIWA charges police
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) said it was worried that the police may scuttle and muddle up the investigations of the circumstances and the persons responsible for the dastardly sexual violation and gruesome murder of the 100 level Microbiology Student of the University of Benin Miss. Vera Uwaila Omozuwa last week due to political pressure.
HURIWA wants forensic investigation into rape, murder of Omozuwa in Benin Church
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has called on the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to immediately constitute a team of investigators and speedily bring the perpetrators of the killer of Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100 level Microbiology student of University of Benin, by unknown persons, in a church in Benin City to book.
5th Anniversary: Buhari has led Nigeria backward by 60 years, says HURIWA
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has lamented that the current government has dragged Nigeria backward in terms of all identifiable human development indices by about 60 years or more.
HURIWA to Buhari: NDDC, National Assembly stinks of corruption
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has lamented that the stench of corruption massively felt in the National Assembly and the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is so staggering that Nigeria may need to set up an independent judicial commission of inquiry to investigate allegations and counter allegations of large scale heist of public fund.