Wednesday, 29th March 2023
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4 Nov 2019
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) yesterday said it had resolved to petition world leaders and the International Criminal Court (ICJ) in The Hague, Netherlands to seek justice on the mass killings perpetrated by suspected armed herdsmen in Nigeria.
26 Oct 2019
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to stop intimidating, harassing and humiliating students in private hostels in Owerri, Imo State.
21 Oct 2019
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) have urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...
16 Oct 2019
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to refer the disagreement between his wife, Aisha, and Mamman Daura’s daughter, Fatima, to the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) for swift resolution.
12 Oct 2019
As the military is set to deploy troops to the South East geo-political zone to fight crime and terrorism, the Human Rights Writers Association (HURIWA) has urged people in the region to welcome the decision.
9 Oct 2019
HURIWA seeks N900m compensation for victims of banditry in Zamfara Communication gap between personnel of Nigerian Police Force (NPF) and troops of the Nigerian Army led to the killing of three policemen and two civilians by soldiers along the Ibi-Wukari Road in Taraba State in August. This was the submission of the investigation panel, which…
8 Oct 2019
A group, Citizens For Steven Kefas, has asked the Nigeria Judicial Council (NJC) to investigate the plight of Steven Kefas who has been imprisoned in the past 139 days over unfounded allegations.
5 Oct 2019
The Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA) has faulted President Muhammadu Buhari’s current diplomatic trip to the South African nation, stating that in doing so, he has exposed Nigeria to international ridicule.
3 Oct 2019
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday cautioned the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Presidency against purported plans to push a third term agenda...
21 Sep 2019
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has accused the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, of choosing to ‘wine and dine’ with armed bandits...
5 Sep 2019
The Secretary-General of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Anthony Sani, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to petition the African Union (AU) over the attack by South Africans on Nigerians before it degenerates into a diplomatic crisis.
2 Sep 2019
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned Katsina State Governor Aminu Masari for negotiating with armed kidnappers and bandits.


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Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha, has pulled out of the People's Democratic Party (PDP)’s governorship primary in Imo State.
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The Lagos State Special Offences (Mobile) Court sitting at Bolade, Oshodi, has sentenced a fake Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) officer, Omotutu Bamidele, to a two-year jail term for impersonation and extortion.
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Music personalities, D’banj and Simi and creative industries expert, Obi Asika have returned as judges for this year’s Nigerian Idol. Ikponmwosa Osakioduwa also returned as host for the music show
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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has reiterated its commitment to partnering with the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), in fighting crime in the state.
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Those rescued include eleven (11) male victims and two (2) females who were reportedly kidnapped at a Hotel in Eleite Area along Ajaokuta road on March 25.