As Europe battles Immigration By Emmanuel Onwubiko

These are certainly highly perilous times for a modern day African. As I watched the international news channels and see little babies strapped to the mothers’ backs in some derelict boats off the shore of the perilous Mediterranean Sea, my heart jumps to my mouth in trepidation and unmoderated consternation. Why Africans? These times for […]

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HURIWA TASKS FEDERAL HIGH COURT ON APC’S BILLBOARD: *Faults administration of oath on Oshiomhole by Malami:

Calling it the most audacious display of disrespect and sacrilege against the temple of justice that is constitutionally institutionalized to be neutral and politically impartial, a pro-democracy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked the chief judge of federal High Court to order the dismantling of a campaign billboard of All […]

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Herdsmen Attacks: Stop chasing shadows-: HURIWA to govt: *Demands Arrest of Miyetti Officials:

A pro-democracy and Non-Governmental body – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to stop comparing the rate of killings by armed Fulani herdsman/hoodlums in Zamfara, Benue and Plateau states just as the Rights group says such insensitive statements from the President amounts to undue chasing of shadows and paints […]

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Nigeria’s integrity challenged leadership By Emmanuel Onwubiko

For about three weeks this month, I spent a short vacation in some parts of Central London in the United Kingdom. During this brief period, I took time to read through the metrol newspapers and evening standards which are distributed free of charge to all train commuters in the mornings and evenings respectively. I also […]

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Mrs. Onyedikachi Dinma (Nee Ngoforo): HURIWA wants Lagos AG; IGP to step into case of domestic violence:

A pro-constitutional Non-governmental organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has charged the Lagos state Attorney General; the inspector General of police Alhaji Ibrahim Idriss, Kpodum and the Lagos state governor to intervene to ensure justice in the alleged murder by Mr. Samuel Mgbeodinma of his wife Mrs. Onyedikachi Dinma (Nee Ngoforo) in […]

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CAN Condemns Attacks On Plateau By Herdsmen …Demands response over alleged recruitment of ex-terrorists

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) is disappointed and shocked at the spate of killings that was unleashed on three local government areas of Plateau State by herdsmen. We noted that the affected communities are yet to come out with the exact figure of the death toll, we are alarmed that no fewer than 86 […]

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Hold President Buhari responsible for Plateau genocide: – says HURIWA

A prominent Civil rights group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has blamed federal government’s deliberate refusal to arrest, prosecute and punish sponsors, of armed Fulani terrorism for the ongoing blood bath in parts of Plateau state. HURIWA said from all indications some highly placed officials in the current administration including the minister […]

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HURIWA wants world leaders to stop crack down on political opposition in Nigeria:

Condemning as despicable and abuse of power, the arrest recently of the erstwhile governor of Benue State Mr. Gabriel Suswam by the operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) and also the reported whisking away by DSS of the leader of South East caucus in the senate of the Federal Republic Chief Enyinnaya Abaribe, […]

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The President’s Budget Speech: Our Response, by the National Assembly

GENTLEMEN OF THE PRESS. 1.     We appreciate the fact that the 2018 Appropriations Law which was passed by the National Assembly on May 16th, 2018 was signed by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018. 2.    In his speech at the signing ceremony, certain observations were raised about the work of the […]

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