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ABDUCTION OF DAPCHI SCHOOL GIRLS: NHRC HARPS ON THE NEED TO PROTECT RIGHTS TO EDUCATION AND DIGNITY OF SCHOOL CHILDREN

   2018-02-26


The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has urged the Nigerian Armed Forces and other security agencies to put measures in place to stop the violation of the right to education and dignity of school girls in the North East Nigeria.

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NHRC RECEIVES PETITION ON ALLEGED KILLING OF SHEIKH KASIM UMAR SOKOTO BY POLICE

   2018-02-14


The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has told members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) that it will investigate their petition alleging that the Police shot Sheikh Kasim Umar Sokoto, one of their members while protesting against the continued detention of their leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.

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NHRC COMMENDS PRESIDENT BUHARI ON SIGNING OF COMPULSORY TREATMENT LAW FOR GUNSHOT VICTIMS

   2018-01-10


The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has commended President Muhammad Buhari for signing into law, the Bill for Compulsory Treatment and Care for Victims of Gunshot saying it is an important legislation that will address the unnecessary discrimination that often results in needless loss of lives in hospitals across the nation.

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NHRC COMMENDS PRESIDENT BUHARI ON SIGNING OF COMPULSORY TREATMENT LAW FOR GUNSHOT VICTIMS

   2018-01-10


The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has commended President Muhammad Buhari for signing into law, the Bill for Compulsory Treatment and Care for Victims of Gunshot saying it is an important legislation that will address the unnecessary discrimination that often results in needless loss of lives in hospitals across the nation.

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APPREHEND THESE KILLERS NHRC URGES FG

   2018-01-09


The National Human Rights Commission has called on the Federal Government to, as a matter of urgency, apprehend the perpetrators of serial killings across the Country, mainly by criminal gangs operating under various guises, in order to avert breakdown of law and order.

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ALLEGATION AGAINTS SARS: NHRC COMMENCES PUBLIC HEARING

   2017-12-28


The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has commenced public hearing into cases of alleged human right violations against the Nigerian Police Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in the FCT.

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NHRC STAFF APPLAUD NOMINATION OF OJUKWU AS ES

   2017-12-11


Abuja December 11th - The management and staff of National Human Rights Commission(NHRC)have commended the Federal Government for the nomination of Mr. Anthony Okechechwu Ojukwu as the substantive Executive Secretary of the Commission, following the submission of Mr. Ojukwu's name for confirmation at the Senate, by President Muhammadu Buhari.

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IDP PROTECTION: NHRC/UNHCR RESTRATEGISE FOR 2018

   2017-12-08


Stakeholders on the implementation of NHRC/UNHRC IDP protection Monitoring Project convened in Yola the capital of Adamawa State to review the 2017 activities carried out under the project and to plan ahead for 2018.

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NHRC News Update (108) Paged

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PRESIDENTIAL PANEL ON REFORM OF SARS (2018)


CALL FOR MEMORANDA/NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

1. Owing to persistent complaints from members of the public on the activities of the Special Anti-robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police, in particular, several allegations of human rights violations, the Federal Government of Nigeria had requested the National Human Rights Commission to constitute a Special Investigation Panel to investigate allegations of human rights violations against the Special Anti-robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police and to make appropriate recommendations on its restructuring. The Panel which shall submit its report to the Presidency within ninety (90) days of its appointment comprises the following membership:
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PUBLIC HEARING FOR THE SOUTH EAST ZONE ON ALLEGATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS BY SPECIAL ANTI ROBBERY SQUAD SARS OF THE NIGERIA POLICE FORCE

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