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Lai Mohammed, Festus Keyamo will tear Nigeria apart – HURIWA warns Buhari



Human Rights Writers Affiliation of Nigeria, HURIWA, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari over the behaviour of a few of his ministers.

HURIWA is of the opinion that a number of the Ministers of the present administration are pondering good for the nation and will tear the nation aside with reckless statements being put out to public domains.

Based on the human rights organisation, some ministers are undermining the rule of legislation and are abusing their public places of work by influencing the President to not confront human rights abusers within the Military and Police.

Among the ministers talked about in an announcement signed and made obtainable to DAILY POST on Monday by Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, coordinator of the group, are the ministers of Data and Tradition Alhaji Lai Mohammed and that of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo, SAN.

Based on HURIWA, these ministers, with their feedback are undermining the dispensation of justice, particularly the redress of the monumental human rights abuses by Military and Police as came upon by the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry on the #EndSAR Protest.

As DAILY POST reported earlier, the Minister of Data and Tradition just lately claimed that there was no proof of any killing of anybody even when the panel reported in any other case and the minister of Labour is now saying that the panel is unlawful.

And so as to add insult to harm, Keyamo described the panel the Lagos State Authorities set as much as probe police brutality as unlawful.

That is although the Nationwide Government Council, NEC had authorised the States panels following the incidents of October 20 2020.

Nonetheless, bother began after the Lagos panel submitted its report, which was ultimately leaked.

“These contradictions by these two ministers are immediately detrimental to nationwide safety as a result of what they stand to be saying is that extrajudicial killings of residents ought to proceed and that the hassle made by the panels arrange on the directive of President Muhammadu Buhari are of no second that means that they even rubbished the Nationwide Exco assembly and NEC assembly of the President and his cupboard which had authorised the organising of those panels all throughout Nigeria,” HURIWA mentioned.

“These two ministers are enemies of human rights they usually represent grave risks to nationwide safety as a result of Buhari’s administration was proper to have authorised the structure of the #EndSARS protests panels of investigation consistent with the constitutional powers of the president.”

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