State Offices of National Human Rights Commission and their Locations

National-Human-Rights-Commission NHRC office addresses

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) was established by the NHRC Act, 1995 as amended. Its establishment is aimed at creating an enabling environment for extra–judicial recognition, promotion and protection, and enforcement of human rights, and treaty obligations and providing a forum for public enlightenment and dialogue on human rights issues including advancing gender equality and women’s empowerment. The Commission has earmarked the rights of women and gender-related matters as one of its thematic areas of focus.

If for any reason you have need to visit the NHRC state office of where you are living in Nigeria, this article will guide with that.

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Headquaters – ABUJA

No 19 Aguiyi Ironsi Street, Maitama
PMB 444, Garki, Abuja – Nigeria
Phone: 08006472428 (Toll Free), 092903746, 092908829, 09032192577, 07041678566, 07053529460

Below are the full details of State offices of the National Human Rights Commission comprising of addresses, names of Coordinators, phone numbers and official email addresses.

State Offices of National Human Rights Commission and their Locations

Abia State

Address: No. 9, Item Street, Off Calabar Road, Umuahia
Coordinator: Uche Nwokocha (DI)
Phone: 08033473732, 09024425728

Adamawa State

Address: 1st Floor, Office Number
175-175b Federal Secretariat Yola, Yola Road
Coordinator: Mamza Grace
Phone: 07031831522

Akwa Ibom State

Address: No. 160 Nwaniba Road
Coordinator: Uloma U. Umozurike (ADL)
Phone: 08035403780

Anambra State

Address: No. 3 Maduka Enemuo Street, Adjacent Peace Corps Building, Onitsha-Enugu Express Road, Awka South,
Coordinator: Obinna Jackson Maduforo (CLO)
Phone: 08033766058

Bauchi State

Address: No.1, Dukku Close,
Off Gongola Street, New GRA, Bauchi
Coordinator: Yahcit Susan Dala (ADL)
Phone: 08023400439

Bayelsa State

Address: No. 69 Saptex Road, Yenezue Epie, Yenegoa
Coordinator: Eugene Baadom (ADI)
Phone: 08035424022

Benue State

Address: MDGs Office Complex, Kuanum Acka Street, Makurdi
Coordinator: Tyover Joshua Aondotindi (ADL)
Phone: 08136730830

Borno State

Address: No. 4 Bama Road, Maiduguri, Borno State
Ag. Coordinator: Jummai Usman Mshelia (ADL)
Phone: 08067833036

Cross Rivers State

Address: No.39 Okoro Agbor, Ibom Layout Calabar
Coordinator: Remijus Odinakachi
Ajuga (CIO)
Phone: 08036755179,

Delta State

Address: No. 10 Maryam Babangida Way, (Opp.SUBEB),
Asaba, Delta.
Coordinator: Ngwu Alpheus (DDA)
Phone: 08039463100

Ebonyi State

Address: 61 Nnorom Street, (Old State Secretariat) Mile 50, Abakaliki
Coordinator: Okorie .C. Onyekachi Christopher (DDI)
Phone: 08130011525

Edo State

Address: No. 185 (Pedrochi – House) Sapele Road, after Dumez Junction, Benin City,
Coordinator: Olumide Dosumu (ADR)
Phone: 09014329537, 08069319592

Ekiti State

Address: Iyin Road, HMB Building, Basiri, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State.
Ag. Coordinator: Jamiu Abiodun Adigun (ACIO)
Phone: 08034100285, 08186885278

Enugu State

Address: No. 3, Ezeagu Street, New Haven, Enugu,
Coordinator: Valentine Ekeoma Madubuko (DDI)
Phone: 08037722569

Gombe State

Address: No.68, 69 & 70, Ground Floor 362, 363 & 364, 3rd Floor, Federal secretariat Complex,
Coordinator: Ayuba S. Mohammed (ACLO)
Phone: 07030584926

Imo State

Address: No. 7, Musa Yar’Adua Drive, Off Onitsha Road, Owerri
Coordinator: Uka Ukachi Martha
Phone: 08039494207

Jigawa State

Address: Ibrahim Aliyu Bypass, Along Federal Universtiy, Opp. Awaji Global Service Filling Station, Dutse
Coordinator: Aminu Inuwa Adamu (ACIO)
Phone: 08030637049

Kaduna State

Address: Baron House, Muhammadu Buhari Way, Kaduna
Coordinator: Terngu Gwar (ADI)
Phone: 08037739448

Kano State

Address: Plot 313, Gyadi-Gyadi, New Hospital Road
Coordinator: Shehu Abdullahi (ADI)
Phone: 08032833051

Katsina State

Address: No. 103, Nagogo Road, Near Old Nitel Office, GRA, Katsina
Coordinator: Kasimu .A. Umaru
Phone: 08031166282

Kebbi State

Address: Abubakar Musa Garkuwa Street, Gesse Phase 1 Birnin-Kebbi
Coordinator: Hamza Attahiru
Phone: 08065829312

Kogi State

Address: Olubayo Housing Estate, Ganaja Road, Lokoja.
Coordinator: Nuhu Musa Mohammed
Phone: 08033645844

Kwara State

Address: No. 3 Old Jebba Road, Ilorin, Kwara State
Coordinator: Jumoke Olaoye (CLO)
Phone: 07068468408

Lagos State

Address: 20 Olorunnimbe Street, Wemabod Estate, Adeniyi Jones Avenue-Ikeja. Lagos
Coordinator: Lucas Koyejo (DDL)
Phone: 08037213380

Nasarawa State

Address: Behind Angel Academy, Off Alkali Street, Off Jos Road, Lafia
Coordinator: Nor Chia Shaku (CIO)
Phone: 08033639276

Niger State

Address: Abdullahi Kure House, Muazu Mohammed Road Minna.
Coordinator: Nuhu Musa Mohammed (CLO)
Phone: 08033365395,

Ogun State

Address: No. 27, Kuforji Olubi Drive, Adigbe, Abeokuta, Ogun State.
Coordinator: Shodeinde Oluwaponmile
Phone: 08058133007

Ondo State

Address: Road M, House No. 6 2nd Gate, Oba-Ile Housing Estate, Akure
Coordinator: Sunday Oyewole (ACIO)
Phone: 08036307849

Osun State

Address: Block L Plot 33, Oroki Housing Estate, Oshogbo.
Coordinator: Abayomi Ogundele (ADI)
Phone: 08168504760

Oyo State

Address: Basement Floor, Federal Secretariat Complex, Ikolaba, Ibadan
Coordinator: Akintayo Olamide
Phone: 08060666916

Plateau State

Address: Plot 12677, Laminga/Liberty Dam Road, Rikkos Village, Jos
Coordinator: Pam Grace ((DDL)
Phone: 08072449323, 08107780516

Rivers State

Address: No. 2 Temple Ejekwa Close, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State.
Coordinator: Chinwe Okoroji (ADI)
Phone: 08036747115

Sokoto State

Address: Investment House, Kano Road, Sokoto, Sokoto State.
Coordinator: Hamza Liman (PLO)
Phone: 07039356635

Taraba State

Address: Magarmi Road, Jalingo, Taraba State.
Coordinator: Yakubu Usman Garfa (CIO)
Phone: 08032862220

Yobe State

Address: Federal Secretariat Complex, 1st Floor, Opposite YBC, Gashua Road,Damaturu, Yobe State.
Coordinator: Babangida Labaran (ACIO)
Phone: 08035332628

Zamfara State

Address: Zamfara Trade Centre, Sokoto Road, Gusau.
Coordinator: Abdullahi Abubakar (ACIO)
Phone: 07064315164

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