The Human Rights Writers Association (HURIWA) has accused the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration of destroying constitutional democracy in Nigeria and called on Nigerians to remain vigilant.
In a statement signed by HURIWA’s National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko, and the National Media Affairs Director, Zainab Yusuf, on Saturday to mark the May 29th 2021 Democracy Day, the rights group said Buhari has, in six years, “replaced democracy with dictatorship of an unelected cabal.”
The group added that the government of the day had “established corruption and permissive economic crimes amongst top federal government officials.”
The group further lamented that the president had allowed armed militia to continue to destabilize the North-West region of the country.
Decrying the alleged killings of youths in the South-East region by security agents, HURIWA said: