PDP suspends Elumelu, six others, as HURIWA tackles Gbajabiamila
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has placed the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Ndudi Elumelu, and six other lawmakers on a month suspension.
HURIWA takes Ayade to NHRC over death of politicians in Cross River
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has taken Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State to the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) over the gruesome killing of politicians in the state.
HURIWA cautions media against aiding illegality over former presidential aides
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has cautioned the media to stop addressing presidential aides who have not been reappointed with their former titles.
Nigeria’s membership of OIC is illegal, HURIWA declares
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) yesterday said that it was illegal and unconstitutional for President Muhammadu Buhari to attend a summit exclusively convoked for Islamic nations under the aegis of Organisation of Islamic....
Allegation of overthrow, a despicable lie, Atiku insists
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate in the February 23, 2019 presidential election...
HURIWA lauds FG for composing RMAFC, NFIU boards
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has commended both President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Assembly for constituting the governing boards of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) and the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU). The pro-democracy and non-governmental organisation also tasked the Elias Mbam-led RMAFC to work out an effective template…
HURIWA cautions AGF against interfering in alleged diversion of N2.5b
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has cautioned Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, against interfering in the prosecution of Director General, National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Modibbo Kawu. It accused the Federal Government of allowing the political and selfish interests of All Progressives Congress (APC) members in…
Rights group condemns killings by suspected herders in Anambra, Enugu
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the armed attacks by suspected Fulani men in Enugu and Anambra states. It urged South East governors and lawmakers to pass laws in their respective states for armed vigilance groups and licence to bear arms for self-defence. The pro-democracy group, in a statement signed by the…