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HURIWA Slams Buhari Over Katsina Killings, Naira Scarcity, Says Campaign For Tinubu Height Of Insensitivity

…says rally while Katsina people mourn is mockery Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, (HURIWA) on Tuesday, lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari over his persistent failure to secure lives and property in the country nearly eight years of his administration. HURIWA, in a statement by its National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, said …

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‘Learn From The UK’, HURIWA Knocks CBN Over Last-Minute Cash Swap, Demands One-Year Extension

Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, (HURIWA) on Tuesday, knocked the Central Bank of Nigeria over its hurried and improperly planned cash swap programme just a week to the January 31, 2023 deadline for demonetisation of the old notes. HURIWA’s National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, in a statement said the January …

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Tenure extension for IGP is fraudulent, unconstitutional:- says HURIWA

Prominent Civil Rights Advocacy Group:- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a fresh Inspector General of Police and let the current holder of that office ‘who no longer has enough in the tank’ to lead the police to proceed on his statutory retirement. Besides HURIWA told President …

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‘Where Are The 400 Bureau de Change Terror Financiers?’ HURIWA Queries Malami

Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, (HURIWA) on Thursday, queried the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) over the secrecy and mystery surrounding the 400 Bureau de Change operators arrested for terrorism financing about two years ago.  HURIWA’s National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, in …

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Legislative Representation: HURIWA Lauds Kalu, Challenges Okorocha, Ibezim To Show ‘Achievements’ 

Prominent civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), on Thursday, lauded Senate Chief Whip, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu for effective and quality representation of his senatorial district in the National Assembly since 2019 and challenged his counterparts such as Rochas Okorocha and Chukwuma Ibezim to show their ‘successes’ as parliamentarians in …

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NYSC: Acting Director General Steadies the Ship

By Emmanuel Onwubiko Brigadier-General Muhammad Fadah lasted only 6 months as the Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) before he was unceremoniously axed out of the leadership of the Scheme and the most senior Director Mrs. Christy Uba was asked by President Muhammadu Buhari to act as the Director General of the …

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HURIWA Challenges Buhari End South-East Killings 

…Calls For Global Protests, Seeks Biden’s Intervention  Prominent civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), on Sunday, challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to compel the heads of security services  and also adopt diplomatic measures such as extradition of sponsors of unknown gunmen based offshores to end genocidal killings in the South-East zone …

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Military Invasion Of South-East Communities Not Working, COAS Should Change Strategies – HURIWA 

…Wants Indigenous Commanders Deployed In Igbo Communities  Prominent civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), on Monday, said the invasion by the military of South-East communities with its many casualties is not working, while urging the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Farouk Yahaya to adopt fresh strategies to combat …

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Buhari, Osinbajo’s N11.92bn food, trip budget bogus, HURIWA kicks

…wants N10bn to go to farmers, flood victims  Prominent civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), on Tuesday, described as bogus and over-inflated the N11.92bn estimated for food and foreign trips of President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo in the N20.51tn 2023 budget proposal before the National Assembly. HURIWA’s National …

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