Friday, 28th January 2022
Breaking News:


3 Jan
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned a member of the Imo State House of Assembly for allegedly detaining Anayo Nwosu, Ifeanyi Nwosu and Ekene Nwosu in house during the Christmas period.
31 Dec
Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) has described as unfortunate invasion of the Abuja office of Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) by officials of the Department of State Security (DSS).
29 Dec
Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has asked the National Assembly to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto of the Electoral Act
28 Dec
Governorship candidate of the Action Alliance (AA) in the 2019 Imo election, Uche Nwosu, has said the police never invited him for any questioning before he was whisked away from a church service in Eziama-Obaire...
22 Dec
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) and the Chairman of Nigerian Bar Association Section on Public Interest and Development Law, NBA-SPIDEL, Dr. Monday Ubani have faulted the recent decision by Nigerian Military to punish two of its officers...
19 Dec
The last is yet to be heard of controversy surrounding move to expend N42.4b on renovation of the National Assembly complex in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
17 Dec
The Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged all traditional rulers in Imo State to resign until Governor Hope Uzodimma assures them of putting measures
16 Dec
Citizens reacted yesterday, to the Federal Government’s claim that Nigeria is safer today than in 2015.
15 Dec
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has dared Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to name the northern governor it alleged stole N60 billion from state treasury. It said failure to do so would portray EFCC as a tool of Northern Islamic political oligarchy and an anti-youth attack dog. “We are worried that the…
10 Dec
Fear has gripped residents of Abuja and the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) over rising insecurity in the nation’s capital.
9 Dec
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has faulted the Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, for confirming the killing of five engineers and abduction of others...
8 Dec
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned comments credited to the Nigerian Armed Forces in which it blamed the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB)


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Escalating tensions over Ukraine are increasing the risk that nuclear weapons could be used, putting the world in dire jeopardy, the head of the Nobel prize-winning group ICAN told AFP.