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Constitute human rights board now: – HURIWA to Buhari

The refusal for over two years to reconstitute the governing council of the nation’s premier human rights monitoring institution – National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) by president Muhammadu Buhari clearly signposts an administration that has no regard for the human rights  of the citizenry. HURIWA said that beyond the manifestation of

7-year-old Guatemalan girl died in Border Patrol custody

  A 7-year-old Guatemalan girl died last week, hours after she was taken into Border Patrol custody, the Department of Homeland Security said. According to CNN The Washington Post first reported Thursday that the girl died of dehydration and septic shock last week in El Paso, Texas after she was taken into custody

2019: Card readers will be deployed for polls – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has assured the electorate that the card readers would be deployed during the 2019 polls. Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu National Chairman of INEC, represented by Festus Okoye, National Commissioner in charge of Information and Voters Education, made this known in the national peace conference organised by Youngstars Development