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#JusticeForUwa Trends in Nigeria after Student Raped, Murdered in Church

•RCCG General Overseer, Pastor Adeboye Reacts There is outrage in Nigeria following the murder of a 22-year-old student, Uwavera Omozuwa in a church. The hashtag #JusticeForUwa is trending in Nigeria, with her family appealing for help to track down her killers. Uwavera had been studying in a "quiet" church near her home

CUPP Demands Release of Ambrose Nwogwugwu from DSS Detention

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), has demanded the release of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded the immediate and unconditional release of the party’s new media director in Imo state, Mr. Ambrose Nwogwugwu, who was reportedly arrested by the Department of States Service (DSS). Nwogwugwu

HURIWA Calls on IGP Adamu to Investigate Rape, Murder Case in Benin Church

Maureen Okpe The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA)has called on the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu to constitute a team of investigators to speedily bring to face the law the perpetrators of the rape and subsequent murder of Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100

Benin City Rape: ANFS Condoles With Family of Victim, Condemns UNIBEN Statement

Maureen Okpe The Association of Nigerian Female Students (ANFS) with utter shock on the news of the death of Ms Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100 level student of Microbiology department, University of Benin, Edo State condoles with the family on the gruesome rape and murder of their child. The victim,Ms Vera

Detained Abia Lawyer: Pregnant Wife Going Through Psychological Torture – HURIWA

•Blames Abia State Governor for her ordeal •Calls for his immediate release Maureen Okpe The Civil Rights Advocacy Group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) blames the Abia State Governor Mr. Okezie Ikpeazu for the reported unhealthy Situation of psychological and emotional torture that the wife of the

SERAP to Buhari: Make Spending Details of Fresh $5.513b Loan Public or Perish the Idea

•Wirtes the President, seeks audit of loans   Senator Iroegbu The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a Freedom of Information (FOI) request to President Muhammadu Buhari requesting him to use his “leadership position and the opportunity of the 5th anniversary of your government in office to provide spending

May 2016 Massacre: Nigeria Must Investigate Killings of Over 150 Biafra Day Protesters — Amnesty International

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Amnesty International has insisted that the Nigerian government must initiate investigations into the alleged May 2016 killing of atleast 150 Biafra Day protesters in Anambra state by security operatives. Amnesty frowned at the president Muhammadu Buhari led government and the Nigerian military for failing to bring the perpetrators

Biafra And Nigerian President of Igbo Extraction

The narration being peddled and promoted by some including a few misguided Igbo people is that Ndigbo cannot justifiably demand for Biafra and Nigeria President at the same time. Ndigbo must settle for one, they say. This is the height of mischief. This convenient position is claiming that sovereign state

Rape Cases on the Rise Despite Sex Offenders Register – NAPTIP

•To name, shame sexual offenders publicly in major media outlets •ROLAC donates PPEs to NAPTIP Godsgift Onyedinefu and John Ayim The Director General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Ms. Julie Okah-Donli, has decried the rise in cases of sexual abuse disclosing that the launch of the sexual

Special Report: Intersociety Lists 350 Igbo Communities ‘Invaded and Permanently Occupied’ by Fulani Herdsmen, Shuwa Arabs

Jude Johnson There are not less than 350 Igbo communities, villages and other locations now invaded and permanently occupied by the Jihadist Fulani Herdsmen and ‘imported’ Shuwa Arabs, also called ‘Cowmen’ in Arabic, claims Intersociety in its latest Special Report on issues affecting Igbo people of South East and South