Nigeria confirms first case of Coronavirus; Preventive ways to follow

To our readers, this is what you should do to stay alive for us and be free from Corona Virus Regularly and thoroughly wash your hands with soap and water, and use alcohol-based hand sanitizer. Maintain at least 1 & half metres (5 feet) distance between yourself and anyone who is coughing or sneezing. Persons […]

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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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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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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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HURIWA RAISES ALARM ABOUT ROLE OF FIFTH COLUMNISTS UNDERMINING WAR ON TERROR:

The Prominent Civil Rights Advocacy group -: HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately activate mechanisms to unravel the role of fifth columnists who are undermining the goals, objectives and gains of the current war on terror being undertaken by gallant operatives of the Nigerian Military. The Rights […]

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WHY SUPREME COURT MUST REVISIT THE IMO INJUSTICE-: BY HURIWA:

    TEXT OF A MEDIA BRIEFING TODAY FEBRUARY 12TH 2020 Gentlemen of the fourth Estate of the Realm, you are welcomed to this rescheduled Media Briefing. The reason for this media interface is to appraise the decision of the immediate past Imo State governor Hon. Emeka Ihedioha to return to the Supreme Court of Nigeria […]

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Homily at the Funeral Mass of Seminarian Michael Nnadi (Sokoto Diocese), on 11th February 2020 at Good Shepherd Seminary, Kaduna Matthew Hassan Kukah, Bishop of Sokoto Diocese

1. We have gathered around the remains of Michael in supplication but also as solemn witnesses to the penetrating darkness that hovers over our country. I have the rare honour of being considered the principal mourner in this ugly tragedy. It is not an honour that I am worthy of receiving. The honour belongs to […]

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NIGERIAN NATIONAL BIOETHICS COMMITTEE (NNBC) by DR. IZUAGBA KELECHI .U.

MY REVIEW … INTRODUCTION: A human activity involving an interaction between the counselor and the client where the counselor helps the client to navigate through and cope with the challenges encountered by him or her in the journey of life. The General ethical rule states that your actions must not weaken thye mental or physical […]

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