HURIWA HOLDS NATIONAL LECTURE ON IDPS: *Gets new human rights question of Nigeria:

The foremost pro-democracy and non-governmental organization in the country – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) will on October 3rd 2018 (next Wednesday) hold the yearly national human rights lecture during which the plights of millions of internally displaced persons (IDPS) in Nigeria will become the focus. Besides, the Rights group will also crown the […]

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Which way Nigerian youngsters? By Emmanuel Onwubiko

I actually set out today to do a tribute to the resilience of a very young British professional sports personality (Lewis Hamilton) who has successfully carved a niche for himself as a reference point on how to experience the real meteoric rise from child hood dreams of becoming world champion and indeed embracing the status […]

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HURIWA TO NBC DG; DG OF VON; OTHERS:- RESIGN AND FACE PARTISAN POLITICS:

A prominent Pro-Democracy and Non-Governmental organisation- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to give immediate matching order to all his political office holders who are eyeing elective positions in the forthcoming election to quit public service to avoid compromising integrity and impartiality of such strategic national institutions. Specifically, HURIWA […]

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Allegory of a Waterlogged Country By Emmanuel Onwubiko

Today’s (Friday September 21st 2018) mainstream newspapers competed amongst themselves on which should decorate their front pages with photograph of the vice president Professor Yemi Osinbanjo and the governor of Anambra state Chief Willie Obiano paddling a canoe to inspect some communities in Anambra state in South East Nigeria submerged by huge floods. This dramatic photograph […]

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Politicians redefining hypocrisy By Emmanuel Onwubiko  

I begin by making a personal confession so as to make full disclosure about my position on participation in qualitative and transformative politics as a Nigerian. My confession is that I am a robust and firm believer in the political philosophy of Plato, one of the best known original thinkers from Ancient Greece. Plato’s political […]

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Buhari’s Ten Million Imaginary ‘Millionaires’ By Emmanuel Onwubiko

Early in the morning of Wednesday September 19th 2018, I switch on the television and proceeded to channel 306 on DSTV/Multichoice satellite network to let my little Son NaetoChukwu Nnadozie watch the beautiful programme for Children packaged by the publicly owned British broadcasting media house otherwise known as BBC, but my Son opted to leave […]

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HURIWA to heads of courts: You have failed to defend justice *Lambasts President over Finance Minister’s replacement.

Vexed by the lack lustre and lackadaisical attitudes of the heads of the three mainstream Courts to the flagrant violations of subsisting court orders by President Muhammadu Buhari, a pro-democracy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has tasked them to defend the integrity of the court system.  HURIWA challenged the Chief Justice of […]

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Nigerian Political godfathers at War By Emmanuel Onwubiko

The typical Nigerian campaign circle revolves around the influence or formidable reach of the persons who parade around as the political king makers or what is generally termed as political godfathers. Looking at it from another perspective, one can assert that the single issue that has come to define and dominate the typical electioneering or […]

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Politicians Should Stop Using Youths as Thugs – CAN President …Lack of Patriotism is Responsible for the Nigeria’s problems …Shun political violence – Saraki tasks Nigerian youths

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has tasked the political leaders at all levels to involve the Nigerian youths in the nation building instead of using them for thuggery and all forms of electoral malpractices. The Christian umbrella that made this clarion call also charges the Nigerian youths to be patriotic, dedicated, hardworking, committed, optimistic, […]

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Kemi Adeosun should be prosecuted; *Condemns sack of DSS Acting DG/Nepotism in replacement:

A prominent pro-democracy and non-governmental group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has dismissed the reported resignation over certificate scam of minister of finance Mrs. Kemi Adeosun as an insufficient remedy for her alleged indiscretion just as it has canvassed her prosecution for forgery. Besides, HURIWA has expressed shock that President Buhari still […]

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