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We’ll write US, EU, Britain over ‘suppression of Press Freedom” by Buhari — HURIWA

Condemns harassment of Raymond Dokpesi, AIT Godsgift Onyedinefu A civil rights organization- Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has decried what it describes as the rising wave of Federal Government’s intolerance of political pluralism, press freedom and freedom of expression. HURIWA in a statement by its National coordinator Emmanuel Onwubiko

Kano rerun was a spectacle of fraud, violence — says HURIWA

Asks INEC to Annul re-run results The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has upbraided the acting Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu for allegedly permitting armed thugs of political parties to unleash violence during Saturday's governorship re-run poll in parts of Kano state. HURIWA in a statement signed by

HURIWA condemns killings, violence during elections

..Says INEC must Compensate victims with N100M each Godsgift Onyedinefu A pro-constitutional and pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the violence in the presidential and National Assembly elections which left dozens of citizens dead. The group particularly condemned the physical harassment of a Deputy commissioner of

Elections: Further shift by INEC Should be treated as treason — HURIWA

Wada Gift While disputing reasons given by INEC for the annulment of the 2019 general election, a pro-democracy and non governmental organization- Human Writers Association Of Nigeria, HURIWA, says any further postponement of the election should be treated as treason. Speaking at a press briefing on Monday in Abuja, the National coordinator

IGP’s order on FSARS mere showmanship — HURIWA

..Calls for reform in the Nigeria Police Force  Godsgift Onyedinefu A leading pro-democracy and non-governmental organization – Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has dismissed as cosmetic and mere showmanship the decision of the acting Inspector General of police Mohammed Adamu to disband the Federal special Anti-robbery response squad (FSARS). The Rights

HURIWA tasks journalists on responsible security reporting

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Human Rights Writers Association, (HURIWA) has charged journalists to be more responsible in reporting security issues especially as the nation battles against insurgency and other security issues across states. The HURIWA National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko, gave this charge at its 2019 maiden media interactive session with the theme: Urgency