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PRAWA, FCT Chief Judge calls for decriminalization of petty offenders

 •Launches baseline report  Godsgift Onyedinefu  The Prisons Rehabilitation and Welfare Actions (PRAWA) has called for a review of the criminal laws  in the country to stop the treatment of minor offences as crime. The Executive Director of PRAWA, Mrs. Uju Agomoh, speaking at a dissemination workshop organised by the Non-Governmental Organisation in collaboration

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