The following are organizations where one can get support to enforce his/her fundamental human rights:
One of the core activities of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is assisting victims of human rights abuse by investigating their claims and seeking redress and remedies in court.
To obtain such assistance, the victim is required to make a complaint at the office of the NHRC located at: No 19 Aguiyi Ironsi Street, Maitama PMB 444, Garki, Abuja – Nigeria. Or contact NHRC on Phone: 08006472428 (Toll Free), 092903746, 092908829, 09032192577, 07041678566, 07053529460. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on how to submit a complaint to the NHRC see
This refers to a group of people who are interested in human rights enforcement and public interest litigation. They include lawyers involved in pro bono (free) services. A complaint of breach can be made to any human rights activists in your locality.
These are non-governmental groups whose aim is to advocate for the individuals whose rights are violated in the society. They include:
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