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NHRC to probe alleged travel ban on gov

NHRC to probe alleged travel ban on gov

The Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, Prof Ben Angwe has said that the commission will investigate the travel restriction allegedly placed on the Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose and one other governor from the South South by the Federal Government.

Stakeholders advocate restructuring of NHRC

Stakeholders advocate restructuring of NHRC

As the human rights community in the country awaits the constitution of a fresh Governing Council for the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, stakeholders have called for its restructuring, with the appointment of capable hands to run it for the maximum benefit of Nigerians.

NHRC to Fani-Kayode: Describing Fulani herdsmen as tse-tse fly is hate speech

NHRC to Fani-Kayode: Describing Fulani herdsmen as tse-tse fly is hate speech

Nigeria’s National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), on Wednesday, condemned erstwhile Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, over his recent widely circulated article titled: ‘The herdsmen from hell,’ where he (Fani-Kayode) described the suspected Fulani herdsmen, who recently kidnapped the former Secretary to Government of the Federation (SSG), Chief Olu Falae, as East African tse-tse fly, locust and leeches.

NHRC probes alleged torture of mother, daughters in Lagos

NHRC probes alleged torture of mother, daughters in Lagos

The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, yesterday, said it will leave no stone unturned in ensuring that all persons involved in the alleged torture of a woman and her daughters at Ejigbo market in Ejigbo Local Council Development Area of Lagos State are made to account for their actions.

Jonathan watch list: NHRC may invite Obasanjo next week

Jonathan watch list: NHRC may invite Obasanjo next week

The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, may invite former President Olusegun Obasanjo to shed more light on the allegation that his godson, President Goodluck Jonathan, was training no fewer than 1,000 snipers with a view to using them to perpetuate himself in power.