ILLEGALITY OF HISBAH POLICE BY HURIWA

Policing Under the Constitution The Prominent Civil Rights Advocacy group- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) hereby state as follows:  It is no news that policing and security in Nigeria is the exclusive preserve of the Federal Government. Section 214(1) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 (as amended) provides thus: […]

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HURIWA CONDEMNS EFCC’S MEDIA PERSECUTION OF SHEHU SANI:

*Asks EFCC not to turn Nigeria to a lawless contraption: The foremost civil Rights advocacy group- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to stop forthwith the insidious and toxic media PROPAGANDA and campaign of calumny/character assassination against the character of the Kaduna born human rights […]

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HURIWA charges Uzodinma on public trust, confidence:

*Warns Imo house members not to cross carpet to APC “For the controversially produced governor of Imo state courtesy of a highly disreputable verdict of a panel of seven supreme court of Nigeria’s justices, the best bet is not to commence the governance of Imo state with convoluted distractions of some misplaced probe of past […]

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Amotekun is human rights’ compliant internationally:- says HURIWA:

*Warn AGF; IGP against undermining security of Southern Nigeria: The prominent civil Rights Advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked the Federal Attorney General and minister of Justice Alhaji Abubakar Malami (SAN), heads of security forces and especially the inspector General of Police Alhaji Mohammed Adamu to be careful so […]

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SHEHU SANI: HURIWA condemns arbitrariness of EFCC:

*Demands immediate freedom for SENATOR SHEHU SANI: The leading civil Rights Advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the undue manifestation of arbitrariness by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the matter involving the former senator representing Kaduna Central Senator SHEHU SANI and the Kaduna businessman Alhaji Sani […]

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South West joint security outfit is a great model -: says HURIWA

The leading civil Rights Advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has applauded the decision of the political leadership of the South West of Nigeria to formulate a home-made security strategy to tackle the increasing threats to the security of lives and property of law abiding citizens of their federating units. “The […]

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Nigerians should demand answers to the Taraba killings of cops to free a kidnapper: – says HURIWA

*Condemns bandits’ invasion of Gonin Gora Catholic Seminary in Kaduna state: The prominent civil Rights Advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked Nigerians to demand from relevant authorities, details of the unending investigation into the alleged killings of three police detectives in Taraba state to free a suspected kidnapping kingpin […]

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HURIWA PROTESTS IMPOSITION OF PROCUREMENT HEAD IN REA:

*DEMANDS CLARIFICATION FROM CHAIRMAN OF ICPC: The purported decision by the minister of power Engineer Sale Mamman to impose his Taraba state kinsman Mr. Bulus M. Maiyaki as the director of procurement of the Rural Electrification Agency (REA) and amongst few other appointments in alleged breach of procedures, has drawn the ire of a leading […]

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HURIWA to Buhari: You are undermining human rights of citizens:

A prominent civil Rights Advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of grossly undermining the extant national human rights (amendment Act) of 2010 by failing and refusing to reconstitute a governing council for the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). The Rights group said the deliberate refusal of […]

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HURIWA to CJN, Muhammad Tanko: Don’t start religious conflict

The prominent civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has expressed utter and absolute shock at the failure of the chief Justice of Nigeria Muhammad Tanko to address the critical issue of the desecration of the temple of justice by the department of state services (DSS) but is more focused […]

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