Tag: NHRC

Governor Fintiri approves Land for NHRC

Henry Solomon- March 22, 2021

The Executive Governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has presented a piece of land to the National Human Rights Commission to erect a permanent ... Read More

Zamfara Abduction, Ojukwu Charges Police, DSS To Change The Game Now

Suleiman Idris- February 27, 2021

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has expressed deep concern over the rising cases of kidnapping particulary of boarding schools in northern part of the ... Read More

Human Rights, stakeholders harp on benefits of human rights education in schools

Suleiman Idris- February 19, 2021

The Executive Secretary National Human Rights Commission Tony Ojukwu Esq has lamented the deteriorating and alarming state of insecurity in the country and calls on ... Read More

NHRH Charges Stakeholders To Rollback Covid-19, Coordinates Nigeria’s Input To SDGs Review 2021

Suleiman Idris- December 21, 2020

The National Human Rights Commission has called on the government at all levels and other stakeholders to expedite efforts to rollback COVID-19 pandemic particularly among ... Read More

Poor funding, conflicts setbacks to child’s rights protection- Ojukwu

Suleiman Idris- December 1, 2020

As Nigeria joins the rest of the global community to celebrates World Children's Day (WCD) 2020, the National Human Rights Commission has blamed the falling ... Read More

Zabamari Massacre: NHRC Charges FG to Protect Nigerians From Insurgents

Suleiman Idris- December 1, 2020

The Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Tony Ojukwu Esq has called on the Federal Government to adopt a policy for the ... Read More

NHRC independent panel of investigation receives 150 petitions, says Ojukwu

Suleiman Idris- November 10, 2020

National Human Rights Commission panel of investigation into the allegations of human rights violations against the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has received 150 complaints. ... Read More

NHRC Rescues 2-Year-Old Child Abandoned In Katsina By Father

Suleiman Idris- November 10, 2020

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has rescued a 2-year-old (sick) child, Abdullahi Rabiu in Katsina who was allegedly abandoned by his father, Rabiu Tukur ... Read More

#EndSars:National Human Rights Commission /NBA Sign MOU

Suleiman Idris- October 31, 2020

    The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) have expressed strong commitment to assist any person with complaints of ... Read More

Alleged Attack On Law Enforcement Unacceptable-NHRC

Suleiman Idris- October 28, 2020

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), condemns in strong terms the alleged killing of Police Officers which is fast spreading across the country, saying that ... Read More

NHRC Constitutes 11-Man Panel To Halt Human Rights Violations By SARs, Other Police Personnel

Suleiman Idris- October 17, 2020

In line with the National Human Rights Commission's mandate and in response to the nationwide agitations by some Nigerian youth groups under the auspices of ... Read More

NHRC Submits Panel’s Report To PSC, Seeks Immediate Implementation

Suleiman Idris- October 16, 2020

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has submitted the report of the Presidential Investigation Panel on Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigerian Police to ... Read More

Police Reform: House of Representatives Partner NHRC

Suleiman Idris- October 14, 2020

The speaker of the House of Representatives Hon Femi Gbajiabiamila said there is an urgent need for stakeholders to collaborate in order to pursue substantive ... Read More

NHRC is to set up an Independent Investigation Panel to look into human rights violations

Suleiman Idris- October 14, 2020

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is to set up an Independent Investigation Panel to look into human rights violations by the defunct Special Anti-Robbery ... Read More

Human Rights Commission Pledges To Take Human Rights To Doorsteps Of Every Nigerian

Suleiman Idris- October 9, 2020

The Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission Tony Ojukwu Esq said the Commission is determined to take human rights to the door step ... Read More

IGP’S Ban On FSARS: A Reminder To Revisit NHRC’S Panel Report On Squad.

Suleiman Idris- October 6, 2020

The Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Tony Ojukwu, Esq. has commended the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu for banning ... Read More

NHRC inaugurates COVID-19-compliant primary school building in Imo

Suleiman Idris- September 28, 2020

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), on Monday, inaugurated and donated a COVID-19-compliant primary school classroom block in Imo. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) ... Read More

Senior Advocate of Nigeria recommend improved funding for NHRC

Suleiman Idris- September 6, 2020

A senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chinonye Obiagwu (SAN) has advocated for more funding for the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to enable it effectively discharge ... Read More

NHRC calls for end to all forms of modern day slavery

Suleiman Idris- August 31, 2020

(NAN) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Saturday called for an end to all forms of modern day slavery to pave the way for ... Read More

NHRC calls for end to all forms of modern day slavery

Suleiman Idris- August 22, 2020

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Saturday called for an end to all forms of modern day slavery to pave the way for full ... Read More