Month: September 2022

Huriwa Condemns Unrelenting Armed Fulani Killings in Benue State

*Demands authorization for high grade weapons for state vigilante: Prominent civil Rights Advocacy Group- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has blamed president Muhammadu Buhari for the continuous invasion of parts of Benue state by armed Fulani herdsmen and the killings of scores of farmers and rendering of thousands of children, old men women …

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Indescribable crimes, jail breaks and a failed state

BY EMMANUEL ONWUBIKO So we march on, following our leaders, toward an “Armageddon” of our own making. Noam Chomsky. “A bad government cannot only be called as a ‘bad’ government; the real adjective should be this: Enemy! Yes, bad government is a real enemy for the country it governs, an enemy within!” Mehmet Murat ildan. …

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ATTACK ON SENATOR IFEANYI UBAH EXPOSES POOR SECURITY STRATEGY IN SOUTH EAST: SAYS HURIWA:

Condemning as reprehensible and absolutely uncalled for the violent assassination attempt on the person of the Senator representing Anambra South Senatorial zone at the National Assembly, Senator Ifeanyi Ubah, a leading civil Rights body:- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) faulted security strategy in the South East for the success of the dastardly act. …

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ATTACK ON SENATOR IFEANYI UBAH EXPOSES POOR SECURITY STRATEGY IN SOUTH EAST: SAYS HURIWA:

Condemning as reprehensible and absolutely uncalled for the violent assassination attempt on the person of the Senator representing Anambra South Senatorial zone at the National Assembly, Senator Ifeanyi Ubah, a leading civil Rights body:- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) faulted security strategy in the South East for the success of the dastardly act. …

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Sack Ngige, Ehanire over mass exodus of doctors, HURIWA tells FG

Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, (HURIWA) on Thursday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately dismiss the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire; and his counterpart in the Ministry of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, over the mass exodus of doctors under the current regime. HURIWA wonders why the minister of Education …

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STATE SUPERVISED JUNGLE JUSTICE BIRTHED ‘UNKNOWN GUNMEN’:- HURIWA SUGGESTS:

Leading Civil Rights Advocacy platform: – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has blamed pervasive and intractable violations by armed security forces of rules of engagement as fundamental origin of the phenomenon of ‘unknown gunmen’ and the wanton attacks on strategic national security assets in parts of Southern Nigeria. HURIWA spoke against the backdrops …

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INSECURITY: HURIWA TO LAI MOHAMMED:- YOU MUST BE LIVING IN A DISTANT PLANET FROM NIGERIA:

Prominent civil Rights Advocacy Group: HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has described as a highly irresponsible, irrational and vacuous claim the statement credited to the information and culture minister Alhaji Lai Mohammed that Nigeria’s insecurity is no longer severe. “Once more, we in the human rights community representing the voiceless and oppressed citizens …

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NNPC shortchanging Nigerians, HURIWA knocks Kyari over N6.34tn petrol subsidy

Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, (HURIWA) on Monday, accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (formerly Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation) under its General Managing Director, Mele Kyari, of allegedly shortchanging Nigerians. HURIWA’s National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, in a statement, backed the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ali …

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