• HURIWA urges UN to investigate deaths in EFCC cell

    HURIWA urges UN to investigate deaths in EFCC cell

    Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has called on the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to investigate alleged cases of torture and extra-legal executions in detention facilities of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and other prisons.

    Besides, the rights group cautioned government to take proactive security and intelligence steps to secure lives of those currently being tried for alleged membership of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), especially Nnamdi Kanu.

    The group described them as political prisoners.

    In a […]