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HURIWA: Blame Nasir El-Rufai for Kaduna’s persistent crises

HURIWA affirmed that section 308(1) of the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of 1999 (as amended), which is a legal immunity from prosecution of holders of certain executive offices does not forbid the placement of a governor on security watch if such a person constitutes grave danger to public peace.
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HURIWA seeks probe of National Assembly invasion

A pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged the Federal Government to constitute an independent judicial commission of inquiry to probe the invasion of the National Assembly.

HURIWA carpets civil defence over death of seven passengers

A Non-Governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the Enugu State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) for causing the death of seven passengers following an ill-fated chase of a bus driver in Enugu.

HURIWA: President Buhari should prosecute agriculture and information ministers for lies

A group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to dismiss the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, and the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, for lying to the public.

2019: HURIWA calls for arrest of Miyetti Allah’s leader over threat

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has called for the arrest of the leadership of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore Socio-cultural Association for threatening to wage war, should President Muhammadu Buhari fail in the 2019 election.

HURIWA wants IGP Ibrahim Idris sacked over herdsmen-farmers crisis

The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has called for the dismissal of the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, over his poor handling of the herdsmen-farmers crisis in some states.

ECOWAS urges Nigeria, ECOWAS to ensure political stability in Sierra-Leone

A rights group, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has tasked Nigeria and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to ensure political stability and peaceful transition in Sierra-Leone.

Biafra: Nigerian military must reverse declaration on IPOB – HURIWA

The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has advised the Nigerian military to review the labelling of IPOB as a terrorist organisation.

HURIWA urges Buhari to end military harassment in South-East

A pro-democracy and Non-governmental body, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately halt the incessant physical intimidation and harassment of residents of South East of Nigeria by the armed security forces.

HARIWA calls for sack of Anambra CP over church shooting

A pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has condemned the early Morning massacre of scores of worshippers at the Saint Philips Catholic church, Ozubulu, in Anambra state by armed freelance attackers.

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Beni Lar: My constituency under siege

A member of the National Assembly representing Langtang South/Langtang North Federal Constituency of Plateau State, Hon Beni Lar, has cried out that her constituency is under siege of political thugs ahead of the rescheduled presidential and National Assembly elections holding on Saturday.
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

Kailani Muhammad: Atiku Abubakar is desperate to be president

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), and strong ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, Engr. Kailani Muhammad, has said that, the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is desperate to be president of Nigeria.

Suspected herdsmen kill 16, injure two in Benue

Suspected herdsmen on Wednesday killed 16 persons and injured two others during an invasion of Ebete community in Usha council ward of Agatu Local Government Area of Benue State.