Sunday, 2nd October 2022
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26 Jul
Frontline energy lawyer and Deputy Vice Chancellor of Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti (ABUAD), Prof. Damilola Olawuyi (SAN), has reiterated his commitment to protect business operations and value chain of United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC).
30 Aug 2020
As the spread of Coronavirus continues to increase around the world, voices from the international community are rising to stop religious oppression occurring...
15 Dec 2018
The refusal, for over two years, to reconstitute the governing board of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) by President Muhammadu Buhari clearly signpost an administration that has no regard for the human rights of the citizenry, a pro-democracy and non-governmental organization, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has said. HURIWA said that beyond…
14 Nov 2018
Many African governments have policies that enforce privacy violations, infringements to freedom of expression, access restrictions and hurt other digital rights, a report has revealed.
13 Dec 2017
Some 100,000 Nigerians made homeless by Boko Haram received formal identification papers on Wednesday, to help boost security and restore normality in the country's restive northeast.
15 Oct 2017
Nigeria has launched a bid for re-election into the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva for the 2018 to 2020 term at an election scheduled for Monday at the UN Headquarters, New York. Amb. Audu Kadiri, Ambassador/Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the UN Office and Other International Organisations in Geneva, stated this in New…
14 Jul 2017
Acting Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Dr. Habiba Lawal, recalled that the country’s second cycle report was presented in October 2013 at the 17th session of the working group on universal periodic review of the council.
28 Aug 2016
I do not think the U.S. has done anything in resettling the IDPs. It is only the UNHRC that has been rendering assistance in this area.


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Africa is a continent evidently challenged almost on all fronts except its riches in natural resources. But even this God-given blessing is also challenged as Africa is unable to transform them into tangible...
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Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, yesterday, donated wheel chairs and related accessories to 100 physically- challenged persons, as part of activities to mark Nigeria’s 62nd Independence Day.
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The immediate past President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), His Eminence, Dr. Samson Ayokunle, has called on Christians to prepare for the second coming of Jesus Christ by examining their lives..
23 mins ago
A lot of people, including believers today, are limited and tormented by the giant called “Fear.” Fear can befalls on anybody, irrespective of size, gender, race, colour or status. Fear can prevent a man from entering into his place of destiny.
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The Confederation of African Football is to re-open bidding for the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after stripping Guinea of the rights to host the competition, with Morocco among the nations set to apply.