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16 Sep 2017
A pro-Democracy and non-governmental organization, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the reported widespread use of physical torture on members of IPOB by the army.
14 Sep 2017
A pro-democracy organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has demanded an end to the military occupation of South East.
12 Sep 2017
A Pro-Democracy organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday accused the President Muhammadu Buhari administration of maltreating Ndigbo in same manner the Rohingya ethnic groups are being treated by the regime in Myanmar.
2 Sep 2017
A pro- democracy and non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has applauded the Kenyan Supreme Court for annulling the controversial Presidential election...
28 Aug 2017
In a statement by the National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko and the National Media Affairs Director, Miss. Zainab Yusuf, HURIWA deplored the action of the governor.
24 Aug 2017
The South East Senate Caucus has again engaged the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu and members against the backdrop of rising tension in the country.
22 Aug 2017
The group reminded President Buhari that even the United Kingdom that gave us the independence is open to the possible breakup through the democratic referendum by one of the component parts known as Scotland.
17 Aug 2017
The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, Netherlands has assured the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) that it had begun investigation into herdsmen attacks in the country.
7 Aug 2017
In a statement yesterday in Abuja, he called on the police to fish out the culprits without delay. Also, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), decried the massacre.
2 Aug 2017
A Pro-democracy and non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has blamed the numerous criminal attacks on family members or property of the immediate past president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan
7 Jul 2017
In a statement to the media and jointly endorsed by the National coordinator Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko and the National Directors of Media Affairs, Miss Zainab Yusuf, the Rights group particularly carpeted the presidential aide Mr. Obono Obla...
1 Jul 2017
The Rights group said there was no global best practice that prescribes that a president can ruin the domestic health sector to necessitate a seemingly endless medical tour by its political class on public expenses.


12 mins ago
All kinds of transport levies payable to Abia State government, which are imposed on tricycles (Keke), buses, taxis and other commercial vehicles in the state were, yesterday, suspended with immediate effect by Governor Alex Otti.
19 mins ago
Since independence, Nigeria has played a dominant role on the African continent. Quite outstanding was the country’s soaring global perception, especially during the military era.[ad] One of such finest hours of Nigeria in the diplomatic community was the Muhammed/Obasanjo era.
22 mins ago
Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has filed a lawsuit against the Federal Government over alleged discriminatory, unfair and illegal treatment of members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU)
35 mins ago
At a time when the nation is grappling with fuel scarcity occasioned by subsidy removal, residents of Akamo Street in Ijegun area of Lagos State and its environs are in panic over the leakage of Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited pipeline in the area
42 mins ago
Chairperson of the Commerce and Industry Correspondents Association of Nigeria (CICAN), Charles Okonji, has urged the new administration to, as a matter of urgency, rescue the manufacturing industry from total collapse, adding that many businesses are hanging on by a thread.