FIGHT AGAINST HUMAN TRAFFICKING GETS HOTTER AS TONTO DIKEH PARTNERS NAPTIP

Director – General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Dame Julie Okah – Donli, has called on Nollywood practitioners and all stakeholders in the entertainment industry in Nigeria to develop concept and ideas that will assist the fight against human trafficking adding that they must show concern about the […]

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HUMAN RIGHTS: The American Verdict By Emmanuel Onwubiko

In what has now become an annual ritual, Nigeria has once more scored a not so disappointing low in the observance of respect for the fundamental rights of the citizenry in the latest of the many global reports about the country in the current dispensation. Mark my words- ‘not so disappointing’. This is because the […]

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Herdsmen Attacks: condemnation not enough: – HURIWA tells Buhari

The latest bloodshed by armed Fulani gunmen in Gwer local government area council of Benue State in which 19 catholic worshippers and two catholic priests were slaughtered has attracted the ire of a human rights group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) which carpeted the lackluster approach of the federal government in containing […]

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PRESS RELEASE

The attention of the Management of National Youth Service Corps has been drawn to a publication of the Authority Newspaper of Tuesday, 24th April, 2018 captioned; ‘‘NYSC Introduces Sharia in FCT Camp’’. The writer in the publication claimed that the NYSC scheme in FCT camp Kubwa has introduced Sharia practice including the banning of sales of […]

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Soldiers’ burning of Benue community is a crime against humanity:- says HURIWA

Describing it as the most despicable crime against humanity, a leading civil rights body – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the reported burning by soldiers of 300 houses in Naka, in Gwer West Local Government Area of Benue state. HURIWA has also condemned the reported harassment of civilians by soldiers of […]

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Police as attack dogs By Emmanuel Onwubiko  

The incredible decline in the standard and quality of policing by the Nigeria police force has reached an unprecedented alarming rate with their naked dance of shame in the political market place. Apart from the loud cry from majority of the common people about the increasing rate of police extortions on road blocks especially in […]

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SAME SEX: Don’t Listen to British PM – CAN Counsels Buhari

The Christian Association of Nigeria has advised the Federal Government not to bow to counsel by the British Prime Minister, Theresa May, on same sex marriage and never take it serious. May was quoted saying; “As the UK’s Prime Minister, I deeply regret that those laws were introduce…as a family, we must respect one another’s […]

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DOES BUHARI LOVE NYSC? By Emmanuel Onwubiko

A phenomenal coincidence has just occurred which defied the belief in African cosmology that thunder does not strike twice in one place. In this coincidental phenomena, we can affirm figuratively that thunder struck twice at a place. This phenomenal coincidence being talked about here are the statement attributed to President Muhammadu Buhari in which he […]

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