Tag: Rights

Twitter Ban: Human Rights Lawyers Drag Buhari To ECOWAS Court

Human rights lawyers, Malcolm Omirhobo and Samuel ihensekhien of the One Love Foundation have filed a lawsuit against...

BREAKING: Pastor Adeboye Defies Twitter Ban, Says Action Covered By UN Charter On Human Rights

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has tweeted despite the ban...

‘Buhari Seeks To Break His Poor Record Of Media Rights Violations’—AAC Reacts To Twitter Ban

The suspension of the microblogging platform, Twitter has been described as another embarrassing trend in the fascist posture...

No Plan For Sharia, Islamic Rights— Yoruba Muslims Sign Petition Against Oodua Republic

Some Islamic adherents from the South-West region have started signing a petition on ipetitions.com, kicking against the proposed breakaway...

Amnesty International Launches #TalkYourTruth Campaign, Decries Alarming Rights Abuses In Nigeria

Global watchdog, Amnesty International in Abuja, Nigeria on Monday launched the #TalkYourTruth campaign, saying it is to allow...

Nigerians Condemn Shooting Of Human Rights Activist, Sowore By Policemen During Protest Against Insecurity In Abuja

Nigerians have condemned the Muhammadu Buhari-led government over the shooting of human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore during a...

Amnesty International Indicts Gowon, Obasanjo, Jonathan, Buhari, Others Over Poor Human Rights Records

Amnesty International has accused the Nigerian government of not doing enough to ensure the protection of the lives...

Human Rights Group Condemns Arrest Of 21 LGBTQI Rights Campaigners In Ghana

The Humanists Association of Ghana has condemned the alleged arrest of 21 campaigners for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender,...

Child Molestation: We’ll Track Baba Ijesha If He Jumps Bail, International Child Rights Group Vows

National Deputy Coordinator of the Child Protection Network (CPN) in Nigeria, Mrs Ngozi Okoro has vowed that embattled...

IPOB: Ignore Media Shouts of Human Rights Violations, Shoot To Kill, Police IG Orders Operatives

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba has ordered the Police Mobile Force and Special Tactical Squad of...

EXPOSED: Brekete Station Boss, Isah Blackmails Government Officials With Human Rights Cases —Source

Ahmad Isah of Abuja-based Brekete Family station has been blackmailing government officials with cases of human rights abuses...

Despite Records Of Election Fraud, Human Rights Abuse, Osinbajo To Attend Uganda’s Sit-Tight President’s Inauguration

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will represent Nigeria at the sixth inauguration of President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda.  ...

Human Rights Lawyer Condemns N100,000 School Fee In Ondo As Students Plan Protest

A human rights lawyer, Ayo Ademiluyi, has faulted the Ondo State Government over the sudden tuition hike at...

Falana Petitions Human Rights Commission, Seeks Release Of Man Illegally Detained By Secret Police In Lagos

Falana and Falana Chambers, the office of a renowned human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) has demanded the...

Baba Ijesha: Child Rights Activists Demand Prosecution Of Actor, Yomi Fabiyi Over ‘Child Pornography’

Child rights activists under the auspices of Advocates For Children and Vulnerable Persons Network (ACVPN) have called on the Nigeria...