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ACJMC Deplores Poor Living Condition of Inmates in Nigeria

*CLEEN Foundation donates 50-bed mattresses Gift Wada The Administration of Criminal Justice monitoring committee (ACJMC) , has called on Government revamp the living conditions of inmates accross the country, while pointing out that the human rights of inmates should be considered even while in custody. Sulayman Dawodu. the Secretary, ACJMC, made this

SARS: Why FCT Magistrates helped to free 200 inmates

•As ACJMC trains officers on application of criminal justice law Senator Iroegbu and Gift Wada The Magistrates of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in compliance with the provision of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA) 2015, have helped to free over 200 crime suspects detained by the Police's Special Anti

Criminal Justice: ACJMC urges FG to employ more court prosecutors

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Administration of Criminal Justice Monitoring Committee (ACJMC) has called on the Federal Government to employ more prosecutors in courts to facilitate the administration of criminal justice in the country. The Committee made this call on Friday during a capacity building Training workshop on Data and Financial Management of the

ACJA: PRAWA, Switzerland commit to enhancing Nigeria’s Justice, Security sector reforms

•Decry lack of synergy amongst Justice Sector oversight mechanisms Senator Iroegbu  The Prison Rehabilitation And Welfare Action (PRAWA) and Government of Switzerland have pledged their commitment to enhance ongoing reforms in Nigeria's Justice and Security Sector institutions through the Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA) mechanism. This was the highlights of the workshop

Arresting petty traders, a recipe for more crimes – FCT Chief Judge

Senator Iroegbu The Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Chairman, Administration of Criminal Justice Monitoring Committee (ACJMC), Justice Ishaq Bello, has warned that the incessant arrest of traders by the Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB), police and other security agencies will push them to higher crimes. Bello who is

ACJMC chides FG for low support to prison welfare, decongestion

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Administration of Criminal Justice Monitoring Committee, (ACJMC) says the Federal Government has not been supportive of its efforts to decongest Nigerian prisons. The secretary of the ACJMC, Mr Sulayman Dawodu, made this allegation during an interactive session with journalists at the end of its sub-committee meeting in Abuja. Dawodu

Anti-corruption: Stakeholders berate FG over poor funding of ACJ Monitoring C’ttee

•FCT Chief Judge commends opening of ACJMC Secretariat Godsgift Onyedinefu The stakeholders in Nigeria's anti-corruption drive have urged President Muhammadu Buhari led Federal Government  to step up its funding of the Administration of Criminal Justice Monitoring Committee (ACJMC) so as to strengthen its capacity. The Secretary of ACJMC,  Mr. Obla Okon Obla, made

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