CONCENTRATING DEFENCE AND INTERIOR PORTFOLIOS IN THE HANDS OF MOSLEMS IS UNFAIR- SAYS HURIWA:

A Prominent Civil Rights Advocacy group- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the appointments of MOSLEMS as ministers of Interior and Defence in a heterogeneous and multireligious society like Nigeria by President Muhammadu Buhari since winning elections for two consecutive tenures. HURIWA described concentration of the Defence appointments in one religion as breaching section 42(1) […]

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Obono-Obla: investigate accusations of interference against vice president-: HURIWA

President Muhammadu Buhari has been challenged to personally oversee an investigation into allegations of undue interferences and active undermining of the mandate of the presidential committee on recovery of public property made against the vice president Professor Yemi Osinbanjo and erstwhile justice minister Abubakar Malami (SAN) by the suspended head of the panel- Mr. Okoi […]

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HURIWA condemns police emasculation of civil Rights:

The prominent pro-democracy and civil rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has warned of the dire consequences of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s consistent misuse of his powers to use the armed security forces to emasculate civil rights of Nigerians. The Rights group stated this in a statement by the National […]

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IWU/ATIKU: EFCC’S SELECTIVE PROSECUTION OF OPPOSITION POLITICIANS IS EVIL- SAYS HURIWA:

“The decision of the anti-graft agency- Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to act as the political hatchet machine of the ruling party- All Progressives Congress (APC)  by going all out against the brother-in -law and legal counsel of the leading opposition figure  Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and the erstwhile Chairman of the Independent National Electoral […]

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REMOVAL OF OBONO OBLA IS LONG OVERDUE- SAYS HURIWA:

The Prominent Civil Rights Advocacy group- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA)has stated that If the story trending in the news is anything to go by concerning the sack of the ethically challenged Chairman of the Special Presidential Panel on Recovery of Public property Obono Obla following a spate of accusations of corruption and […]

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THERE’S ETHNIC CLEANSING IN NBC UNDER MODIBBO KAWU: – HURIWA: *Petitions Senate; SGF:

A prominent pro-democracy and civil Rights advocacy group HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has accused the embattled Director General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) Modibbo Kawu of exhibiting extreme Igbo phobia and for waging a relentless but illegal campaign of Ethnic cleansing through subterfuge of top Igbo  born public servants in that federal […]

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Attack on protesters is attack on the soul of democracy: – says HURIWA: *vows to drag IGP to ICC:

The prominent civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned as primitive and brutish the armed police attacks of unarmed civilian protesters in Lagos this morning. HURIWA has demanded the immediate release of all those arrested at the Lagos protests.  It has vowed to drag the police boss to […]

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HURIWA CONDEMNS CLAMPDOWN AND ARREST OF SOWORE; DEMANDS HIS IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

The foremost civil Rights  advocacy group- HUMAN RIGHTS  WRITERS ASSOCIATION  OF  NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned as unconstitutional and illegal the ARREST of the opposition politician and the publisher of the famous online platform- Saharareporters.com Mr. Omoyele SOWORE by the  Department of State Services (DSS) just as the Rights group has called for his immediate freedom.  […]

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Shiites: You have no power legally to kill extra-legally:- HURIWA to President:

Vexed that president Muhammadu Buhari has pressed on with the draconian declaration of a religious body – Shiites Islamic Movement of Nigeria as a terrorist group through an ex parte order from a federal high court, Abuja, the prominent civil rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has reminded the Nigerian […]

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HURIWA condemns attacks of ‘dreadlocked’ boys in Aba by soldiers:

The prominent civil Rights advocacy group: – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the reported widespread violent attacks by armed soldiers of boys who wore dreadlocks in the commercial city of Aba in Abia state. HURIWA calls the actions of these armed security forces as the clearest manifestations of criminal rascality and […]

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