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5 May 2019
Barely one month afterthe Federal Capital Territory (FCT) administration demolished the Divine Wounds of Jesus Christ, an Orphanage...
23 Apr 2019
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…
10 Apr 2019
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…
23 Mar 2019
HURIWA in a statement issued on Friday in Abuja by its national coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko stated that the current administration has carried out systematic attacks against the judiciary using all sorts of backhand tactics and illegally deploying .....
22 Feb 2019
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has cautioned voters to reject inducements from politicians and cast their votes based on a clean conscience. It urged the electorate to remember that Nigeria has become the world’s capital of poverty and has become unsafe, due to acts of terrorism. The rights group lamented that a…
20 Feb 2019
The leadership of the Third Force movement under the banner of Nigeria Intervention Movement (NIM) said it is putting its third force allies on red alert for inevitable...
20 Feb 2019
The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has demanded immediate retraction of President Muhammadu Buhari’s order to security agencies to deal ruthlessly with ballot box snatchers.
17 Feb 2019
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has described as disappointing and shameful the eleventh hour decision of the Yakubu Mahmood...
12 Feb 2019
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned “the continuous manifestation of deep-rooted double standards” in the anti-graft crusade of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.
1 Feb 2019
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to stop President Muhammadu Buhari, the 36 governors and ministers from using public funds for electoral campaigns.
30 Jan 2019
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged the United States of America, United Kingdom, Canada, France, Germany and Australia to slam diplomatic sanctions....
29 Jan 2019
Stakeholders have canvassed security agencies and media partnership towards the country’s development.


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The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) says investigation into the mangled body found on Runway 18R at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, will prevent a recurrence.
23 mins ago
The Bank of Industry (BoI) says it recorded a 75 per cent increase in Profit Before Tax to N61.15 billion in the 2021 financial period.
1 hour ago
A former Governor old Cross River State Donald Etiebet Friday night told Nigeria's transportation minister and a presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, that delegates from Akwa Ibom State will vote for him at the party's national convention where APC will nominate its presidential candidate. Etiebet, who spoke on behalf…
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An All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential aspirant, Rotimi Amaechi, has assured that he would run an all-inclusive government if he clinches his party’s ticket and wins in the general election. Amaechi, a former Minister of Transportation, in a statement on Friday, said if elected President, everyone would be a stakeholder and contribute to nation-building. He…
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has released a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Patricia Etteh, on administrative bail. Etteh was released on Friday after fulfilling bail conditions offered to her by investigators working on her case. According to the EFCC, the former speaker is to report periodically to assist in investigations.…