HURIWA seeks reorganisation of NEMA
A group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has called for reorganisation of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) following the indictment of the Vice President, Yemi Osinbanjo and the Director General of the agency in a N5.8 billion scam by the National Assembly. HURIWA also frowned at the ongoing squabbles over the indictment…
Shiites allegedly killed in clash with soldiers
Many members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites, were allegedly killed in Abuja yesterday during a confrontation with security operatives.
HURIWA urges INEC to take tutorials from Okowa
A Pro-democracy and non-governmental organisation, Human Right Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to take a compulsory tutorial from Governor Ifeanyi Okowa ...
Groups deplore presidency for failure to stop killing of Liman, others
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has decried President Muhammadu Buhari for his failure stop the killing of Hauwa Liman and other aids workers that were abducted by Boko Haram terrorists.
Time to hunt unholy cows out of temple of justice
It is an incontrovertible universal truth that public corruption breeds in malignant proportions in Nigeria. The decadence has festered for years and grafted itself into every sphere of our society and polity. It is a potent, ruinous danger to our democracy and development as a nation. The more we try to fight the menace, the…
HURIWA holds lecture today on IDPs
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) will today hold the yearly national human rights lecture during which the plights of millions of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Nigeria will become the focus. Besides, the group will also crown the Human Rights Queen of 2018 and Human Rights Baby of the year…
Blame yourself, not media for killings, HURIWA tells Buhari
A Non-Governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has told President Muhammadu Buhari to blame himself and not the media for the killings in parts of the federation.
HURIWA seeks probe of NASS invasion
A pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged the Federal Government to constitute an independent judicial commission of inquiry to probe the invasion of the National Assembly. HURIWA said the panel to be headed by a serving Justice of the Supreme Court should name those who took part in the invasion…