HURIWA COUNSELS MASSOB ON GANDUJE:

A prominent non-governmental and pro-democracy organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has faulted the warning issued by the movement for the sovereign state of Biafra (MASSOB) against the conferment of traditional title on Governor Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State by Eze Eberechi Dick in Aba, Abia State. The Rights group […]

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HURIWA WANTS HUMAN RIGHTS DIRECTORATE IN DSS: *Warned against witch-hunt of Lawan Daura by Magu;

Cautioning the new acting director general of the Department of state services (DSS) Mr. Mathew Seiyefa against tokenism and double speak, a prominent civil society organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has advocated the creation of an autonomous human rights investigative directorate within the department for state services (DSS). The Rights group […]

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Stop political manipulation of EFCC: – Huriwa tells presidency

The foremost civil society organization: HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the incessant political manipulation of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission by the presidency, noting that the Anti-graft commission is rapidly loosing public confidence and is acquiring a notorious reputation as the attack dog of All Progressive Congress (APC). HURIWA specifically […]

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Invasion of National Assembly by DSS is unconstitutional – HURIWA

A prominent non-governmental organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has described as unconstitutional and treasonous, the invasion of the precinct of the National Assembly by masked armed operatives of Department of State Service (DSS) and the police. The Rights group has for the umpteenth time warned the executive branch of government which […]

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HURIWA to APC Senators: Don’t destroy Nigeria’s democracy

A leading pro-democracy and non-governmental body – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has cautioned All Progressive Congress (APC) Senators not to allow unbridled quest and unrestrained cravings to unseat senate leadership to lead to the invitation of military coupists in Nigeria. The Rights group cautioned the different divides within the Senate made up […]

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HURIWA condemns presidency’s plots to destabilize Benue State: *Condemns Zamfara attacks:

Believing that the deployment of armed police operatives to the Benue State house of assembly by the Inspector General of police is meant to scuttle democracy in Benue State by instigating the unconstitutional impeachment of the governor who just defected from APC to PDP, HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the Presidency’s […]

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HURIWA to Buhari -: Stop police; EFCC; DSS from destroying democracy: *HURIWA backs freedom of association:

Condemning as unconstitutional and an attempt to force regime change in the National Assembly, a leading pro-democracy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari to desist from illegal deployment of armed security forces to scuttle legislative independence. Reacting against the backdrop of the reported invasions of the private […]

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Dasuki bail: HURIWA asks CJN to call for strike:

As a practical way of defending the integrity of the judicial institution and to safeguard the sanctity of the Nigerian constitution which spells out the binding doctrine of separation of powers, the chief justice of Nigeria Walter Nkanu Onoghen (GCON) has been charged to defend the constitution against presidential impunity. Making the plea is the […]

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Vote buying in Ekiti shows INEC’s Incapacity to conduct 2019 polls: *Accuses INEC of failure to issue PVCS:

A pro-democracy and Non-governmental organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has called for the annulment of the Saturday July 14th 2018 governorship poll in Ekiti state because of overwhelming evidence of monetary inducements and the failure of the electoral panel to stop same. Also, the Rights group has warned that if the current […]

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