Wednesday, 10th August 2022
Breaking News:


1 Mar
Deplores court’s ruling on pregnant single police officers   Civil rights advocacy group, Human rights Writers Association of Nigeria ( HURIWA) has condemned what it called the unlawful detention by the Nigeria Police of a member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), who works as a software developer with a Public Relations and Communications firm…
1 Mar
The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Adams has described the removal of state police from the constitutional amendment procedure as a disservice to the nation.
28 Feb
Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, expressed dissatisfaction over what it called, discriminatory practice
25 Feb
Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide (OYC) has condemned killings by unknown gunmen in Enugu State and other parts of the South East region.
24 Feb
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has called on the Federal Government to declare killer herdsmen as herdsmen, just as it did bandits.
23 Feb
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, decried the Department of State Services (DSS) for denying the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra ...
22 Feb
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, expressed serious concern over the unending bloodletting and carnage in the South East region, and upbraided security
21 Feb
A civil rights advocacy group, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has faulted President Muhammadu Buhari’s reluctance to signing the reworked Electoral Act Amendment Bill, saying his intentions are not nationalistic and patriotic but self-serving.
21 Feb
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) established by the Yakubu Gowon regime to anchor unity in the country after the devastating civil war is beset with multiple challenges.
18 Feb
Civil rights group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has blamed foreign mercenaries for executing the vicious attacks on the Abia State cattle market to instigate the killing of Igbos living in the North...
15 Feb
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, asked the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Alkali Usman Baba and the Enugu State Commissioner of Police (CP), Abubakar Lawal, to arrest and prosecute perpetrators of fresh killings in the state.
10 Feb
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has called on relevant government agencies to live up to expectations by protecting Nigerians from unverified sex-related products


15 mins ago
US teens have left Facebook in droves over the past seven years, preferring to spend time at video-sharing venues YouTube and TikTok, according to a Pew Research Center survey data out Wednesday. TikTok has "emerged as a top social media platform for US teens" while Google-run YouTube "stands out as the most common platform used…
21 mins ago
Kwara Government has signed an agreement with the Joint Public Service Negotiating Council on the implementation of Consolidated Polytechnics and Colleges of Education Academic Staff Salary Structure (CONPCASS). This is contained in a statement signed by the State Head of Service, Modupe Oluwole, on Wednesday in Ilorin and made available to newsmen. Oluwole said the…
22 mins ago
The owner of a Pakistan TV station critical of the government has been charged with sedition after airing comments on the military by an opposition politician, according to documents seen Wednesday by AFP. Three journalists with ARY News -- a station that strongly backs former prime minister Imran Khan -- have also been charged, while…
27 mins ago
The Tinubu Campaign Organisation (TCO) has cautioned supporters of the Presidential Candidate of Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi, to stop spreading falsehood capable of misinforming Nigerians. Mr Bayo Onanuga, Director, Media and Communications, Tinubu Campaign Organisation made the call in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja, adding that such falsehood and disinformation would not win…
28 mins ago
A faction of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun has denied the allegation that its members voted against Gov. Gboyega Oyetola, during the July 16 governorship election in the state. The Chairman of the faction, Mr Rasaq Sanisile, while addressing a news conference on Wednesday in Osogbo, said that it was the mismanagement of the…