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Dapchi Girls’ Kidnap: HURIWA blames ransom payments

•Condemns Lai Mohammed’s claim on the kidnap Jude Johnson The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has blamed the tragic abduction of over 100 girls of the Government Girls’ Science Technical College (GGSTC) Dapchi, Yobe state on the Nigerian government policy of paying heavy ransom to Boko Haram terrorists. The rights group

Reinstatement of NHIS boss dents Buhari’s anti-graft crusade- HURIWA

Babatunde Abiodun A rights action group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has slammed the Buhari administration for paying lip service to its anti-corruption crusade by reinstating the suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Usman Yusuf. The group said it has become obvious that the government's anti-

HURIWA accuses national security team of sectionalism, partisanship

Babatunde Abiodun  A civil rights organization- Human Rights Writers Association (HURIWA) has described members of the national security team as sectional, partisan and incompetency in their handling of the various attacks by armed Fulani herdsmen on farming communities in the country. The rights group said the irresponsive attitude of top security personnel in

Farmers-Herdsmen conflict: HURIWA rejects Osinbajo C’ttee, to drag Buhari to ICC

Babatunde Abiodun  The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), a leading non-governmental organization and a pro-constitutional group has lambasted the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s – led committee on the herdsmen killings for recommending dialogue with Miyetti Allah cattle owners association. The organisation said it is a treasonable felony to dialogue with

HURIWA condemns lynching of Hausa-Fulani passengers in Benue

Calls for dismissal of Defence Minister  Jude Johnson      The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the alleged lynching of some purported Hausa/Fulani bus passengers travelling to Taraba who were allegedly intercepted by some hoodlums in Gboko and burnt alive.   HURIWA said the Federal government should take decisive steps to

HURIWA accuses Buhari of treating security issues with levity

Asks Southerners to demand for 'traders colonies' too A civil rights organization and non- governmental group- Human Rights Writers Association  (HURIWA) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of handling the incessant violent attacks by armed Fulani herdsmen with levity not minding the danger it poses to Nigeria's national security and adverse