Sunday, April 14, 2024


March 12, 2024

At Commonwealth Day, NHRC, others advocate mutual support for member states

“In many parts of the world today, we are faced with numerous social, political, economic and conflict related challenges.’’

Commonwealth of Nations
February 29, 2024

NHRC records 21 rights violations in Adamawa

‘‘Men should allow their wives to do business to improve on the socioeconomic development of the family.’’

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)
February 24, 2024

NHRC urges collaboration with law enforcement agencies to reduce human rights abuses

He said that the commission was working to ensure that, irrespective of status, all Nigerians were treated with dignity.

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)
February 22, 2024
National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)
January 25, 2024

298 rights violation complaints received in Gombe: NHRC

The NHRC in Gombe said it received 298 complaints of alleged human rights violations in 2023.

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)
December 1, 2023

Nigeria’s rights commission receives 100 petitions in Lagos

Lucas Koyejo, a National Human Rights Commission director, says the NHRC received over 100 petitions over rights violations in Lagos in 11 months.

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)
August 21, 2023

NHRC decries increasing rate of child abandonment in Gombe

“We noticed that poverty and lack of commitment and care from fathers are major reasons for child abandonment in the state.

April 4, 2023

88 died in 2023 elections, over 450 rights violation petitions received: NHRC

“It is important, whatever happens, that we should remain law-abiding. This is the only way we can develop as human beings.”

Bola Tinubu, Peter Obi and Atiku Abubakar
March 22, 2023

Senate confirms Ojukwu’s reappointment as NHRC executive secretary

Mr Bamidele, in his presentation, said while the nominee was being screened, there were no reports against him.

Anthony Ojukwu
February 24, 2023

NHRC sets up situation room to monitor human rights abuses during polls

Mr Ojukwu also signed guidelines on the role of the law enforcement and security agencies in the protection of voters’ access and participation at elections.

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)