Buhari’s shrinking of civic spaces dangerous, unconstitutional: – says HURIWA

The prominent civil rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has warned that Nigeria risks falling into totalitarianism and a failed state should President Muhammadu Buhari be left alone to continuously shrink the civic spaces. The group which submitted that the fundamentals of the practice of constitutional democracy are animated by […]

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Inuwa Abdul-kadir: Call the officials to order: HURIWA tells president Buhari: *Accuses governor Ayade of persecuting APC’s guber candidate:

The leading civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has urged president Muhammadu Buhari to stop the reign of impunity and arbitrariness within the national and Sokoto state’s hierarchies of All Progressives Congress (APC) with specific reference to the clear breach of both the Nigerian constitution and the APC constitution […]

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HURIWA praises U.S.A. over visa ban on politicians: *names El-rufai; Amaechi; Akpabio; Secondus as those to be banned:

The prominent civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has praised the disclosure by the STATE department of the United States of America banning certain categories of Nigerian politicians from travelling to the U.S.A for undermining democracy in the run up to the 2019 polls. The Rights group said the […]

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New ministers are Nigeria’s third eleven: – says HURIWA *Most of them tainted with corruption allegations:

A prominent civil society platform – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has criticized the decision of president Muhammadu Buhari not to appoint real tested and trusted statesmen/women and hard core patriotic technocrats as members of his cabinet but chose to nominate party loyalists most of whom failed as either state’s governors or ministers […]

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Shiites protests: HURIWA regrets killing of TV journalist Precious Owolabi: *warns against proscription of Shiites by FG:

A leading pro-democracy and civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has lamented the needless killing of an NYSC participant doing his service with channel television Mr. Precious Owolabi and the Deputy commissioner of police Umar Usman just as the Rights group has asked the federal government to pay #100 […]

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#400 million theft: Hand over GOC to EFCC:- HURIWA to Army… *Emphasizes need for tightening cash transactions:

A prominent civil rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has expressed optimism that in line with his zero tolerance to procurement corruption, the chief of army staff Lieutenant General Yusuf Tukur Buratai will quickly reorganize the finance department of the Army to ensure that no General officer commanding any of […]

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*El-Zakzacky, Dasuki must not die in detention – HURIWA tells Buhari;……….. * Says IGP can’t stop protests:

The prominent civil rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has pleaded with world leaders to prevail on President Muhammadu Buhari to respect the courts by releasing on bail the duo of erstwhile national security adviser Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd) and the leader of Shiites Islamic movement Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zackzacky who […]

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HURIWA lambasts Gbajabiamila for ‘meeting’ with bandits *faults Buratai and says insecurity is not political:

Refusing to believe that the Nigeria’s chief of army staff Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai could make a comment dismissing nation-wide apprehension by frightened Nigerians about phenomenal rise in insecurity, a pro-democracy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) said it would amount to political sophistry for anyone to deny the realities of […]

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BUHARI LOCKS UP YAHOOYAHOO PETTY THIEVES BUT ACCOMODATE LOOTERS- says HURIWA:….. *describes termination of Goje’s trial as exhibition of executive rascality and lawlessness:

A Prominent pro-democracy and non- governmental organisation- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has decried the deliberate jailing of youngsters accused of petty advanced fees fraud cases by the current administration whereas big time politically exposed persons accused of diverting multibillion dollars public funds are granted soft-landing for political bargaining chips. HURIWA warned of […]

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Annul Ruga settlements; Prosecute slapping Senator: – says HURIWA: *cautions media on sensational reports:

A prominent civil Rights Advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has categorically challenged President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to invest substantially on human capital development and to nullify any plan to set up Ruga Fulani settlements all across Nigeria because the selfish policy is unconstitutional and illegal going by a plethora of […]

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