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11 May
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has tasked the governors of South East states, as well as security agencies, to end the killing of cows by gunmen in Enugu, Imo, Anambra, Abia and Ebonyi states.
9 May
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, asked the former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, to withdraw from the 2023 governorship race in Enugu State
9 May
Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, expressed disappointment and sadness at the lack of action by the Inspector-General of Police
2 May
The April 20, 2022, announcement of the costs of expression of interest and nomination forms for the 2023 general elections by President Buhari’s All Progressives Congress (APC) sparked widespread backlash from citizens and groups.
28 Apr
Irigwe Development Association (IDA) in Plateau State has stated that suspected Fulani militias, on Tuesday, killed no fewer than 19 Irigwe indigenes residing in Kajuru Local Council of Kaduna State.
27 Apr
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, decried the collective failure of the Nigeria Police Force, the Nigerian Army, the Department of State Services
21 Apr
President Muhammadu Buhari’s advice to All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) to ensure that the party’s tickets were not given to the highest bidders were ignored, yesterday, as the party’s National Executive Committee...
21 Apr
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, slammed the Minister of Defence, Maj. Gen. Bashir Magashi (rtd), over his inability to rid Nigeria of terrorists, noting that seeking God’s intervention...
20 Apr
Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday, dismissed, as unsubstantiated, allegations by the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi
17 Apr
Human Rights Writers’ Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, condemned the fresh invasion of communities by suspected herdsmen in Isi-Uzo Local Council of Enugu State. HURIWA, in a statement by its National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko, said the attacks were unprovoked and despicable. The statement read: “HURIWA condemns the Enugu invasion, which is just one out of…
13 Apr
Power and rail infrastructure are the most attacked assets in Nigeria in the last three years. This was disclosed in a report by a socioeconomic research firm, SBM intelligence, yesterday, titled: ‘Attacks on infrastructure in Nigeria.’
11 Apr
• Faults Amaechi’s timing for presidential declaration Civil rights advocacy group, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, counselled the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed to speak less about the ongoing terrorism in Nigeria because of alleged half-truths and propaganda.    HURIWA, in a statement by its National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko,…


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Barde, who died on Sunday in Gubana village after a protracted illness, was the elder brother of Yobe Deputy Governor, Alhaji Idi Gubana.
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Ohanaeze Ndigbo, an apex Igbo social-cultural organisation, says the body is against violent agitation in any form because the group believes in the continued corporate existence of the country.
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