What the papers say – OPSH, Police warn vigilante against detaining suspects

29th August 2016

August 28 2016 – Daily Trust Newspaper Security agents in Plateau State have warned members of the Vigilante Group of Nigeria (VGN) and other neighbourhood watch groups engaged in community policing against detaining or remanding suspects, saying anybody arrested should be handed over to the nearest security agency. The warning which was given by the […]

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What the papers say – British Council moves to empower youths against violent extremism

26th August 2016

The Nation, Nigeria Today: August 23 Worried by the increasing wave of violent extremism across the country, the British Council’s Nigeria Stability and Reconciliation Programme (NSRP) has launched a campaign tagged Positive Voices Campaign Project (PVCP) Community engagement initiative, to boost the resilience of youths to negative influences. The campaign which is influenced by the […]

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NSRP Launch Advisory Committee for Bayelsa and Rivers State

26th August 2016

NSRP Launch Advisory Committee for Bayelsa and Rivers State NSRP has inaugurated the Rivers and Bayelsa State Advisory Committees (SAC) on Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th August, 2016, respectively. The SACs are part of efforts to continuously liaise with state actors and stakeholders to build state ownership and legitimacy of the programme. Members of the […]

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FG Reaffirms Commitment to End Insurgency, Inaugurates Working Group Development of NAP on Countering Violent Extremism

5th August 2016

ABUJA: The Nigerian government has reaffirmed its commitment to ensure the country overcomes terrorism and reintegrates radicalized persons or extremists back into the society and to live normal life. The Secretary to the Federal Government of Nigeria Engr. Babachir David Lawal affirmed this at the inauguration of a working group to develop a Policy Framework […]

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