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NCoS Boss, Ja’afaru Ahmed Expresses Readiness on Implementation of Non-custodial Measures

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Controller General of the Nigerian Correctional  Services (NCoS) Ja'afaru Ahmed, has declared the readiness of the institution to work on the implementation of the Non-custodial measures and prepared to duplicate it in other states of the federation and not only the FCT command. Ahmed  hinted at the closing

COVID-19: EU, British Council Provides PPE to Sexual Assault Referral Centres, Other Service Providers in Nigeria

John Anyim The Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption (RoLAC) Programme of the British Council has provided Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in fighting off COVID-19 pandemic to Sexual Assault Referral Centres (SARCs) in 11 states of federation and other service providers working in the area of sexual and gender based violence

SARC: 60% of rape survivors in Nigeria are children 0-14yrs

•15-20 % of rape victims are boys •As over 10,000 victims counseled in six years Maureen Okpe Statling statistics have revealed that over 60 percent of rape victims in Nigeria are children between 0-14 years, while a further 15-20 percent survivors are boys. This was the disclosed at the 5th Network Meeting of Sexual Assault

EU-British Council launches €13.5m ACT Programme for CSOs in Nigeria

Maureen Okpe and Miracle Eno To ensure an accountable and democratic government, the  European Union (EU) British Council  has stressed the need to invest in, and engage with  Civil Society Organisations (CSO's), saying their contributions to sustainable development in any country cannot be over emphasised. To this end, the Council on Tuesday,