Zamfara killings: Rights group upbraids presidency
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.
HURIWA cautions Buhari against dissolving governing board of PSC
A PRO-DEMOCRACY and non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari against dissolving the governing board of Police Service Commission (PSC).
HURIWA faults DSS’ claim of terrorism in Benue massacre
A Pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has faulted the Department of State Services (DSS) over claims that the Islamic State terrorists were behind the Benue killings. It said the allegation coming barely 24 months after the international media reported the affiliation of the break-away faction of the Boko Haram sect with…
Treating national security threats as family affairs dangerous, says HURIWA
A prominent civil Rights organization and Non- Governmental group- Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA) has warned that the President Muhammadu...
HURIWA urges Kwankwaso to shelve planned rally for peace in Kano
A group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has advised Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso to shelve the proposed political rally of Kwankwasiya movement billed to hold on January 30, 2018.
‘Tenure extension for CDS, service chiefs stifles professionalism’
The decision by President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the tenure of the chief of defence staff and service chiefs continues to draw diverse reactions...
HURIWA lauds appointment of Odimegwu-Ojukwu’s as rights commission boss
A pro-democracy and non-governmental organisation (NGO), Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari’s choice of a legal luminary, Mr. Tony Ojukwu as substantive Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). The group also called on President Buhari to ensure that only credible Nigerians with sound commitments and passion…
How to achieve Nigeria’s digitisation
The best way to start this piece on this thorny issue is to narrate what a successful digital switch over of broadcasting did to the local television industry...
Insecurity is eroding your legacy, HURIWA tells Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari got a chunk of votes from most voters in the 2015 presidential poll because of his famed military antecedent and based on his campaign