Atiku versus Buhari: Supreme Court’s verdict has yet to resolve the knotty issues: says HURIWA:

The leading civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has expressed disappointment with the lackadaisical and pedestrian approach the supreme court of Nigeria handled the election petition by ex-vice president Atiku Abubakar of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) against the incumbent president Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC). […]

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Decision of CJN to hide panelists is suspicious: – HURIWA:

*Condemns continuous land border closure without sacking inefficient border security: A prominent civil Rights Advocacy group-: HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the lack of transparency and openness in the composition of the Supreme court of Nigeria’s panelists to adjudicate on the appeal by the opposition presidential candidate in the highly disputed […]

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HURIWA to EFCC -: Stop harassing students in Owerri:

*condemns govt’s plan to import doctors: Following a series of complaints and save-our-souls messages by students of tertiary schools in Owerri, Imo state brought to the attention of the prominent civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) about alleged incessant harassment by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission […]

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HURIWA condemns hunt for investigative journalist by govt:

A frontline civil Rights and advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to give a national award of excellent citizenship to Mr. Fisayo Soyombo the top rated investigative journalist who exposed the rot in the nation’s prisons and police instead of targeting to arrest and frame him […]

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Nigerians deserve update on RUGA: says HURIWA:

*Accuses UNDP of alleged subterfuge: The prominent civil Rights advocacy group and pro-democracy platform – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Assembly to clarify the story making rounds that the rejected settlements scheme for Fulani herdsmen known as RUGA has started being implemented by other means. […]

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HOW COME SENATE PRESIDENT, IGP AREN’T PROBED BY EFCC OVER ALLEGED JOB SCAM?-: HURIWA ASKS:

*Asks Senate President to resign over alleged job racketeering! A prominent pro-democracy and civil Rights advocacy group- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has expressed shock and consternation that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) which has extended its dragnet are actively in pursuit of and  targeting students and youngsters allegedly engaged in […]

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HURIWA to CJN: Don’t dance naked in the political arena:

A leading pro-democracy and civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the chief justice of Nigeria, Tanko Muhammad over his reported threats to deal with the coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) even as the group warned the apex court’s jurist to stop dancing naked in the political […]

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Aisha/Mamman Daura fiasco: HURIWA counsels President Buhari to take leave of absence:

*Or refer case to Rights commission: A leading pro-democracy and civil Rights advocacy platform – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to consider if he will require a quick leave of absence to resolve the emerging brouhaha and altercation in the presidential household before resuming to avoid undue distractions. […]

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HURIWA TO ZAMFARA GOVERNOR-: PAY N900 MILLION COMPENSATIONS TO 9 SOLDIERS KILLED BY BANDITS:

*Endorse military exercises: The leading civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the reported gruesome killings of nine soldiers by suspected armed bandits in Zamfara even as the group reasserts her total rejection of the negotiations by Northern governors with armed bandits in Zamfara, Katsina and Niger states.  […]

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Sex for grades scandals: HURIWA blames ASUU;

*Calls for strong legal framework against the menace: A leading pro-democracy and civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has demanded concrete steps by the Academic Staff Union of Universities and the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANA) to tackle the incidence of sexual violations of admission seekers and students. […]

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