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13 Mar 2017
A pro-democracy and Civil rights body, Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA), says the belated decision by the Army’s headquarters to investigate the Amnesty International’s report on the killing of over 200 members....
16 Feb 2017
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has strongly criticized the recent directive by the Ministry of Finance to hike duties and taxation on essential drugs being imported into the country.
7 Feb 2017
“The current hierarchy of the Nigeria Police Force has sadly returned the policing institution to the late Sani Abacha’s infamous police state characterized by excessive use of force...
3 Feb 2017
Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose and the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) have condemned the stoppage by the Lagos State Police Command of the February 6 protest to be led by popular artiste,.....
27 Jan 2017
The suspects are: Bekewei Agbojule, aka Prince Yellow, 29; Philip Kakadu, aka General Kakadu; Romeo Council, aka Raw; and Totki Okoda, 34.
25 Jan 2017
A civil rights group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately send the name of Justice Walter Onoghen to the Senate for confirmation as substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN).
15 Jan 2017
The group stated that it poses grave dangers to the survival of multi-party democracy in the country. It therefore wants the President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the National Assembly to wade in by enforcing the constitutional provision against...
28 Dec 2016
The Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA) has described as a monumental injustice the decision by President Muhammadu Buhari, through his Justice minister Abubakar Malami, to parade masked witnesses against
23 Dec 2016
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) wants the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), to drop President Muhammadu Buhari as the joint chairman of the committee mediating......
22 Dec 2016
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has endorsed Federal Government’s decision to probe the Secretary to the Government of Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, over allegations of corruption.
16 Dec 2016
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has given the Kano State government a 74-hour notice to re-open the prosecution of the five suspected killers of the 72-year-old Igbo woman, Mrs. Bridget Agbahime.
10 Dec 2016
Expressing vehement doubts about the impartiality, credibility and independence of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the dabbling into partisan politics of security forces taking orders from...


A Nigerian startup firm, Agriconnekt Services, has taken two international agencies and a Nigerian firm to a high court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, over an alleged breach of €1.3m contract.
13 mins ago
A law graduate, Kayode Bello, has decried denial of justice following the order he obtained at the Federal High Court, Maitama, Abuja, permitting him to write his Law School examination in 2017.
27 mins ago
There are two groups that seem to be badly treated in Nigeria’s political space: women and youths. In virtually all the political parties, there are phenomena called “women’s wing” and “youth wing.”
49 mins ago
Nigerian Bar Association Women Forum (NBAWF) has underscored the importance of deploying technology in advancing the career of women lawyers.
53 mins ago
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Dr. Anthony Idigbe, has said there can be no development and national integration without social justice.