How debates shape voters’ perception By Emmanuel Onwubiko

Few days backs, the Nigerian election debate group drawn from a broad spectrum of key leaders of the media industry in both the private and public sectors organized a high profile presidential debates and five out of the over three dozen contestants of the presidential poll were invited but only three turned up. “Democracy is […]

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Nigeria must reform the police force – says HURIWA: *Dismisses IGP’s latest order on FSARS as cosmetic:

A leading pro-democracy and non-governmental organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has dismissed as cosmetic and mere showmanship the decision of the acting Inspector General of police Mohammed Adamu to disband the federal special Anti-robbery response squad (FSARS). The Rights group has instead asked the newly picked head of the nation’s police […]

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HURIWA SPEAKS ON PYTHON DANCE 3:- SAYS IT’S AN IMPROVEMENT:

A Prominent Pro- Democracy and Non-Governmental organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked operatives of the Nigerian Army to maintain the cordial relationship it is enjoying amongst the people of South East of Nigeria especially as the Operation Python Dance three kicks off. HURIWA spoke in Owerri, Imo State after an […]

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FOI REQUESTS: LEARN FROM ARMY-: HURIWA TO FEDERAL AGENCIES: *Wants national honour for Buratai: 

A pro-democracy and Pro-transparency Non-Governmental organization- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has tasked ministers and heads of federal government agencies to emulate the shining examples of the Chief of Army staff Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai by rapidly responding to numerous requests made by groups and individuals to them about their procurement and […]

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IDRISS KPODUM’s EXIT IS GOOD RIDDANCE TO BAD RUBBISH- SAYS HURIWA: *Condemns Buhari’s consistent breach of Federal character Principles in top security Appointments:

A Prominent Non-Governmental organization- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has described the exit from police force of the immediate past Inspector General of Police Alhaji Ibrahim Kpodum Idriss as good riddance to bad rubbish and perhaps the finest opportunity for the emerging hierarchy of the Nigerian Policing Institution to have a rebirth and […]

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BUILD ABUJA HOUSES FOR FALLEN SOLDIERS

A Prominent pro-democracy  and  Non-Governmental organization- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Assembly to work out a comprehensive budget and build houses for all members of the Armed forces killed in the line of duty in the ongoing counter terror war to be called “HEROES ESTATE […]

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HOW OUR VILLAGES IN SOUTH EAST GOT DESERTED AND HOW THESE AREAS CAN BE REPOPULATED.

December 2018 just like every other Christmas season is usually a very busy time for the people of South East of Nigeria. This is so because millions of people who live far away from their homeland usually visit home at that material time to pay homage to their home towns and familiarize with their fellow […]

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HURIWA DECRIES VIOLENCE AT LAGOS APC CAMPAIGN: *Accuses Presidency of protecting lawless APC chieftains:

A leading pro-democracy and non-governmental organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has tasked the Bishop Mathew Hassan Kukah– led National Peace Committee and the relevant law enforcement agencies to tackle the rising spate of organized violence by armed political thugs at virtually most top level All Progressives Congress’s campaign rallies. HURIWA also […]

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ARMY/DAILY TRUST: HURIWA URGES MEDIA ON RESPONSIBLE SECURITY REPORTING; *TASKS ARMY TO FREE DETAINED JOURNALISTS:

The Prominent Pro-democracy and Non-Governmental organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) is monitoring the development regarding the reported invasion of the Premises of the national office of Daily Trust Newspapers in Abuja and its regional office in Maiduguri in Borno State. At first when our attention was called to it we expressed […]

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Human right activist condemns Revocation Of Orji Kalu’s Bail

The national coordinator, Human Right Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA), Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko on Tuesday condemned the federal high court decision to revoke bail of the former governor of Abia state, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu. Onwubiko who spoke in an interview with the media in Abuja said the court should have considered the Nigerian constitution as […]

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