HURIWA WRITES NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, WANTS HOUSES FOR FALLEN HEROES

The Prominent Civil Rights Advocacy group HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has appealed to the hierarchy of the National Assembly to pass a legislation bringing into being a NATIONAL HOUSING TRUST FUND FOR FALLEN HEROES so members of the immediate and direct members of the families of soldiers killed fighting terrorists can be […]

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Immunity clause: HURIWA to senate; Reps: – Only the Guilty Are Afraid:

The prominent civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has alleged that both the senate president and the speaker of the federal House of Representatives may be afraid of possible prosecution over something only both of them know for rushing up a bill to grant themselves immunity from prosecution. HURIWA […]

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Rein in job scammers in your government: – HURIWA tells federal government:

*says there’s a sinister nexus between job racketeering and kidnappings: The prominent civil Rights Advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has suggested that there could be a sinister nexus between the spike in kidnappings for ransom all over Nigeria with the widespread commercialization of federal civil service employment slots by key […]

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Huriwa rejects proposed agency for ‘repentant’ terrorists:

*Says it is an invitation to war: The prominent civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has warned that the proposed bill to legislate the outright pardon of armed terrorists under the guise of deradicalization programme could result in civil war either in the short, medium or long term. The […]

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“Poor state of human rights and the collapse of law enforcement”…

A TEXT OF A MEDIA BRIEFING ON FEBRUARY 19TH 2020 BY THE HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA)          “Hopefully someday in the distant future, it will be possible for the nation to regain the respect of the world in its democratic claims. “                          (Professor Wole Soyinka.) Gentlemen of the media, we are […]

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HURIWA to Nigerians: – Resist Electricity Price Hike:

*Accuses NERC of ‘Electricity terrorism’: The prominent civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked Nigerians to publicly protest the proposed hike in the electricity tariffs as proposed by the National Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to commence on April 1st 2020. HURIWA has also accused NERC of conniving with […]

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HURIWA backs Sokoto on #65.7 billion loan

*Commends Sokoto on educational revolution The prominent civil Rights advocacy group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has endorsed the decision of governor Aminu Bello Tambuwal to approach multilateral funding agencies to raise a loan of #65.7 billion just as the Rights group praised Sokoto for having a state assembly that is alive […]

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Joint Assessment of the landslide scene in Odoro Ikpe and Ibam Edet communities in Ini Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State. 14:02:2020 Courtesy of NEMA.

Pictures taken during the assessment of the landslide scene in Odoro Ikpe and Ibam Edet communities in Ini LGA of Akwa Ibom state. Courtesy of NEMA.

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South East Security Summit Group Staged Protest against Police Officer- HURIWA CALLS FOR CALM

Members of the Human Writers Association (HURIWA) has just urged for calm based on the strength of dozens of petitions and the public protest against the continued stay of a certain police officer in the Enugu state command (Assistant Commissioner of Police Fidelis Ogarebe) due to his alleged professional misconduct creating loss of confidence by […]

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HURIWA APPEALS TO ARMY CHIEF TO RELEASE ARRESTED JEWISH WORSHIPPERS IN ABIA

The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) is appealing to the Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai to immediately investigate the alleged arrest and order the release of all the Jewish worshippers that were reportedly arrested by soldiers in Abia State on their way to the burial of the parents of […]

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