Counter Terror War: Special Forces need special weapons – Says HURIWA

A leading pro-democracy and non-governmental body – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked the National Assembly to pass a legislative framework which will make funding of the Defence sector as a first line charge to ensure efficient and effective roles by the military to stabilize national security. HURIWA has also canvassed the […]

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MISS PEACE NIGERIA (CULTURE) TASKS YOUTHS ON PEACEFUL ELECTION By Kennedy Onyegbado

The role of the youths in peaceful elections cannot be over-emphasized. This is because youths are one of the greatest assets that any nation can have. Not only are they legitimately regarded as the future leaders, they are potentially and actually the greatest investment for a country’s development. The extent of their vitality, responsible conduct, […]

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OSHIOMHOLE/METUH: HURIWA ACCUSES EFCC OF VEXATIOUS PARTISANSHIP: *Accuses NASS of sell out to Magu:

A leading Pro-democracy and Non-Governmental organization- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has lambasted the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes commission ( EFCC) Alhaji Ibrahim Magu of annoying show of naked partisanship in the cases of alleged corruption involving the erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the opposition Peoples Democratic party (PDP) […]

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Offa robbery: Murder of Kingpin must be probed: – says HURIWA

A leading pro-democracy and Non-Governmental body – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the secrecy surrounding the police handling of the suspected armed robbers that robbed banks recently in Offa, Kwara state and the murder of the kingpin – Michael Adikwu. Besides, HURIWA has called for a comprehensive audits of the detention […]

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Boko Haram: Leave Amnesty International alone and fight terrorists-: HURIWA *Stop Playing Politics-: HURIWA TO SERVICE CHIEFS:

A prominent civil society organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has charged the Military authority to spend more time working and implementing effective combat measures against the resurging armed terrorists rather than seek to divert attention by hiring phantom groups to attack Amnesty international and using productive time chasing shadows. The Rights […]

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2019: Centrality of Rule of Law By Emmanuel Onwubiko

The ongoing campaign season will not be complete without an animated debate around the centrality of the theme of adherence of government officials to the principle and practice of rule of law. A conversation around the issues of rule of law is so central to the election because a constitutional democracy without the adherence of […]

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N5.8 Billion Fraud: A clean up of NEMA is imperative -: Says HURIWA; *Asks Vice President; DG of NEMA to resign:

Following the indictment of the Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbanjo and the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in a N5.8 billion scam by the Federal legislature, a call from a leading pro-democracy organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has been made for comprehensive reorganization of the agency. HURIWA […]

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South East, Police and Cost of Living By Emmanuel Onwubiko

For a week, yours faithfully traversed the entire South Eastern states of Nigeria during a private visit to my Countryside. South East of Nigeria is home to Igbo Nigeria’s strategic member of the national tripod just as others are Yoruba and Hausa. During my visit to my home, yours faithfully came face to face with […]

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ATIKU’S HARASSMENT: DEMOCRACY UNDER THREATS-: SAYS HURIWA *ASKS WHY JETS CARRYING FAMILY MEMBERS OF PRESIDENT ARE NOT SEARCHED:

The leading pro-democracy and Non-Governmental Organization- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked the international community to note that Nigeria’s fragile democracy is now going through the toughest threats from within the current President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration even as the group specifically condemned as outrageous and unacceptable the abuse of power  by the […]

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