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Presidential Panel on SARS Reform led by Tony Ojukwu Esq, Executive Secretary NHRC submits Report to President Muhammad Buhari at the Presidential Villa.

   2019-06-03


Chairman Presidential Panel on SARS Reform Tony Ojukwu Esq has clarified media reports on the recommendations made by the Panel to the Federation Government.

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NHRC SEEKS DECONGESTION OF POLICE CELLS

   2019-05-31


The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has called on the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command to take steps to decongest Police cells to avoid further violation of rights of suspects whose detention have needlessly been prolonged.

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SEE YOURSELF AS WORKING UNDER A CIVIL AUTHORITY - ES Charges Security Operatives

   2019-05-27


Executive Secretary National Human Rights Commission, Tony Ojukwu Esq has called on security agencies to see themselves as workers under civil authority and work to protect and not to antagonize. According to the Executive Secretary, security operatives should always have at the back of their minds that they are dealing with human beings with basic rights that cannot be taken away easily without the pronouncement of the Court of competent jurisdiction. There will be consequences he warned" if you choose to violate human rights in the course of your duties"

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PRISON IS A PLACE FOR REFORM- NHRC

   2019-05-23


Executive Secretary National Human Rights Commission, Tony Ojukwu Esq has said that the modern prison system is meant to reform inmates and make them better citizens.

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Training on Monitoring and Documenting DIPs Returnees Protection Issues in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States

   2019-04-10

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NHRC/HURIDAC LAUNCHES REPORT OF 2019 ELECTION

   2019-03-26


The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has decried the emerging risk of violence associated with the 2019 general elections as documented in its report of human rights assessment of the polls.

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The Executive Secretary at the United Nations Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI) meeting in Geneva, Switzerland.

   2019-03-05


The United Nations Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI) meeting is currently taking place in Geneva, Switzerland.

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STAKEHOLDERS MEET ON WOMEN PARTICIPATION IN ELECTIVE OFFICE SUPPORT BILL

   2019-01-31


Reprieve is coming the way of Nigerian women seeking political office as a Bill seeking to support women participation in elective political positions is on the way. Titled 'Women Participation in Elective Support Bill 2018" the bill will affirm the international standard that the right of citizens of Nigeria to participate in politics do not depend on whether they are male or female.

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Presidential Panel on SARS Reform led by Tony Ojukwu Esq, Executive Secretary NHRC submits Report to President Muhammad Buhari at the Presidential Villa.


Chairman Presidential Panel on SARS Reform Tony Ojukwu Esq has clarified media reports on the recommendations made by the Panel to the Federation Government.
Read More...

NHRC SEEKS DECONGESTION OF POLICE CELLS


The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has called on the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command to take steps to decongest Police cells to avoid further violation of rights of suspects whose detention have needlessly been prolonged.
Read More...

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