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Six NURTW staff win Holy Land lottery

Six staffers of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, have emerged lucky winners in the annual lottery draw to go on pilgrimage on the bill of the union.
President of NURTW, Alh. Najeem Yasin, who supervised the lucky dip, said the union decided to carry out the exercise so that l [...]

Mon, 25 July 2016


Arewa leader sues for peace in Niger Delta

An Arewa leader in Delta State, Alhaji Sanni Ibrahim, has sued for peace, tolerance and togetherness from Nigerians irrespective of political and ethnic affiliations.
Ibrahim, the treasurer of the Arewa Community in Delta State, stated this while speaking with journalists in Asaba.
While c [...]

Mon, 11 July 2016


Our plans to create 232, 200 jobs in 774 LGAs - NATFORCE

The Director General, National Taskforce to Combat Illegal Importation/Smuggling of Arms, Ammunitions, Light and Chemical Weapons, NATFORCE, Osita Okereke has said the Force will provide 300 jobs to each of the 774 Local Government Areas of the country as soon as they put things in order.
He sai [...]

Mon, 11 July 2016


Stop the violent killings, varsity don charges FG

The federal government has been urged to stop the killings taking place all over the country.
Speaking at a public lecture organised by the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, in Abuja, the Head, Department of Political Science, University of Nigeria Nsukka, Prof. Obasi Igwe, ma [...]

Mon, 11 July 2016


The menace of Abuja dirty markets

Abuja like most populated cities has a good number of markets scattered around, with different types of markets set to cater for the needs of the various economic strata of the city.
From rural markets like the Gosa market, to the ultra-modern market in Wuse, these markets are always a beehive o [...]

Mon, 11 July 2016


Ramadan fast: Corps members forced to undergo training

Muslim corps members deployed to the FCT for their one year national service have been commended for their enthusiasm and zeal shown in the camp activities inspite of the on-going Ramadan fast.
The FCT coordinator, Omotayo Adewoye, gave the commendation during the swearing ceremony for the 2016 [...]

Wed, 29 June 2016


Failure to deploy soldiers against killer herdsmen is sabotage - HURIWA

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has faulted the Minister of Interior, Gen. Abdulrahman Danbazau, that government won't deploy soldiers to confront killer Fulani herdsmen.
The rights group said the minister who has come under close scrutiny and intense criticisms for his [...]

Sat, 11 June 2016


Rights group condemns herdsmen killings

The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has condemned the invasion of Ukpabi Nimbo Community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area Council by suspected armed Fulani terrorists and the killing of nearly 100 villagers.
The rights group noted that either the failure of intelligence or [...]

Sun, 01 May 2016


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