On November 15, NetSSRIN Members visited the Chairperson National Human Rights Commission, Umuahia, Abia State which was newly established to brief the Chairperson of the network and to prepare the ground for working relationship. NetSSRIN teams were received by Barr, Uche Nwokocha and Chairperson. She expressed interest and preparedness to work with the Network in promoting and upholding human rights in the State.
Barr, Uche Nwokocha expressed concern over the increasing trend of Human Rights Abuse by the Security Agencies and promised to work with the Network in the State. She acknowledged the work of NetSSRIN and expressed hope that the effort would serve as a paradigm shift in the area. She promised to join NetSSRIN in the Advocacy Visit to the Security Agencies to strengthen synergy with security agencies in the state.