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NHRC seeks power to award compensation for human rights violations

NHRC receives 121 complaints in 3 months in Kaduna

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) received 121 complaints of human rights abuse in Kaduna in three months. NHRC Coordinator in Kaduna State, Mr...
NHRC seeks power to award compensation for human rights violations

NHRC seeks power to award compensation for human rights violations

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sought for enabling law for award of compensations to victims of human rights violations in the country. It...
Suspect was killed in cultists, police gunfire – Policeman tells panel

Suspect was killed in cultists, police gunfire – Policeman tells panel

ASP Ameh Agbo told the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) panel that Edward Dumisara was killed during an exchange of gunfire between the...
Suspect was killed in cultists, police gunfire – Policeman tells panel

NHRC inaugurates panel of investigation on SGBV

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), has commenced second round of sitting of the Special Investigation Panel on Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV)...
Suspect was killed in cultists, police gunfire – Policeman tells panel

Panel orders police to produce officers of defunct Intelligence Response Team

The National Human Rights Commission panel has ordered the police to produce operatives of the disbanded Intelligence Response Team (IRT) in Benue. The panel is...
Suspect was killed in cultists, police gunfire – Policeman tells panel

Petitioner slumps while narrating ordeal in SARS custody

A petitioner, Timothy Ogbeye, on Monday slumped while narrating his ordeal before the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) panel. The NHRC independent panel is...
Suspect was killed in cultists, police gunfire – Policeman tells panel

Widow seeks N500m compensation from police for husband’s death

A widow, Loveth Uloko, on Tuesday prayed the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) panel to order the police to pay her N500 million...
NHRC seeks power to award compensation for human rights violations

Ex-Zamfara governor Sani appears before NHRC panel, agrees to settlement

The former governor of Zamfara, Sen. Ahmad Sani, on Wednesday, honoured the summon by the independent National Human Rights Commission...
NHRC seeks power to award compensation for human rights violations

NHRC receives 733 complaints in Plateau in 2020

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) said it had received 733 complaints of human rights abuse in Plateau in 2020. The Coordinator of the...
Suspect was killed in cultists, police gunfire – Policeman tells panel

Stiff penalties on rights’ violators will curb impunity, says NHRC

The Executive Secretary, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Mr Tony Ojukwu, has called for stiffer penalties against human rights violators to curb impunity in...

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