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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.
22 Jan 2019
Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate decentralisation of operations of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) unit.
21 Jan 2019
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has disclosed that the Southeast geo-political zone, comprising Imo, Abia, Enugu, Anambra and Ebonyi states, prefers the military to execute the Operation Python Dance III creditably.
19 Jan 2019
Pro- and non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged the operatives of the Nigerian Army to maintain the cordial relationship it is enjoying amongst the people of South East of Nigeria especially as the Operation Python Dance III kicks off. HURIWA, who spoke in Owerri, Imo State yesterday after an independent…
14 Jan 2019
For the umpteenth time, Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Kpotun Idris is in the news for the wrong reason. The issue this time is the controversy of whether he should...
10 Jan 2019
Following the announcement of the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, that his ministry will soon launch a massive national campaign in support of the military, especially in its fight against insurgency and insecurity, concerned Nigerians have warned the Federal Government about the danger of desperately dragging the military institution into the murky…
7 Jan 2019
The opposition political parties in the country, under the aegis of Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), have directed all members of the group to stage a protest nationwide on January 15, 2019 at the state headquarters of all the police commands if the IGP is seen around his office. In a statement yesterday signed…
3 Jan 2019
A PRO-DEMOCRACY group, Human Rights Writers Association (HURIWA), has urged credible civil society groups to investigate allegation of corruption levelled against the family of President Muhammadu Buhari.
8 Dec 2018
A Pro-democracy and non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the reported ban from travelling for the 2019 election by Igbo speaking Nigerians resident in the 19 Northern states as disclosed by a socio-cultural club – Igbo Delegates Assembly (IDA) in Kaduna. HURIWA accused the socio-cultural club of displaying either crass…


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Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna, the deputy governor of Kano State, has won the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary in Kano State. Gawuna, secured the party's mandate in the early hours of Friday after he defeated his only opponent, Sha'aban Ibrahim Sharada, a House of Representatives member representing the Kano municipal federal constituency. Gawuna polled 2,…
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Uncertainty trailing conduct of the special convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to nominate its presidential candidate for the 2023 general election is giving party members anxious moments as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) deadline draws nearer.
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It was the turn of All Progressives Congress (APC), delegates yesterday, to exercise their mandate of choosing governorship candidates across the country, a day after the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) conducted theirs.
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With a combined manufacturing production value of N3.2 trillion in the second half of 2021, Lagos and Ogun industrial zones are responsible for 86 per cent of manufactured goods consumed in the country and exported.
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Apart from the contentious issue of zoning, there are some crucial red lines limiting the progression of various presidential aspirants.