Human Rights Day is celebrated annually across the world on 10 December every year. The date was chosen to honour the United Nations General Assembly’s adoption and proclamation.
This year Theme is tag Youth Stand Up for Human rights, according to UN Under our universal call to action “Stand Up for Human rights,” we aim to celebrate the potential of youth as constructive agents of change, amplify their voices, and engage a broad range of global audiences in the promotion and protection of rights.
Commenting on Human Rights Day, Nigeria Former Vice Atiku Abubakar noted in a tweet Marked AA that “#HumanRightsDay means that the global human community abhors dictatorial regimes. To celebrate this day therefore, I again call for the immediate release of all prisoners of good conscience in Nigeria and demand a jettisoning of repressive legislation against free speech – AA “
Similarly, Michael Collins Ajereh, better known as Don Jazzy, a Nigerian record producer, singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur. The boss of MAVIN Record has added his voice in the tweet below.