Fidelity bank card banner Emerald Energy Institute Camano banner

Group identifies effective way to curb crime

By Pamela Eboh, Awka on 07/05/2017

Gmail icon

Views: 941

•Ambassador Per Stafsen.
•Ambassador Per Stafsen.

A group known as International Association of World Peace has declared that for society to be able to curb crime, young people must lead the fight.

Addressing journalists in Awka, Anambra State, the group said crime has refused to reduce because the desired approach has not been adopted.

According to the coordinator of the group, Mr. Henry Ebuluofor, the tool for subduing crime was “to form consciences and educate the young generation to goodness by holding the integral and fraternal humanism.”

While expressing optimism for a better future for Nigeria, Ebuluofor said: “Nigeria will someday become a nation where all citizens will strive to overcome our differences, with religious and ethnic differences de-emphasised, active citizenship and initiative encouraged, assistance for the poor and the marginalised provided, as well as opportunities increased for diverse social groups to participate in building partnerships and facilitate dialogue, peace and unity.”

He hailed the Church for its steadfastness in proclaiming and promoting universal morality.

The group further listed evils in modern society to include, anarchy and conflicts, injustice, violence and killings, as well as dispossession and destitution.

It maintained that government and citizens of Nigeria should have the mindset that fosters peace, love and harmony, and be proactive to contribute to the resolution of conflicts and common challenges in a just and peaceful manner.

“This is achievable only by resolving to put peace first by promoting platforms for dialogues and community values,” the group stated.

On his part, the traditional ruler of Nanka in Orumba North Local Government Area of the state, Igwe Godwin Ezeilo, called on the Nigerian elite to be more proactive and committed in building lives and developing humanity.

Earlier in an address, the association’s President, Ambassador Per Stafsen, said that it kicked off its first grassroots mobilisation for peace development in Akwa Ibom.

He reeled out the objectives of the organisation to include, support for world peace and development, mobilisation of communities in development initiatives, and promotion of relief and development initiatives among others goals.

Source News Express

Posted 07/05/2017 7:34:28 PM

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
25 die in Pakistan market blast

Anambra 2017 Guber: Police may scare away voters:...

Nigeria’s economy requires fundamental transformation — Fidelity Bank...

Man claiming to be Jesus arrested ‘for trying...

INEC has already rigged 2015 presidential poll in...

Ebonyi NUJ slams police over invasion of Governor...

Ribadu to governors, others: It’s time to declare...

Ortom calls for upwards review of revenue allocation...

Sex-for-bail scandal rocks Lagos Police Station

‘14-year-old minor is my girlfriend’, Man, 45, tells...

Lagos-Ibadan traffic gridlock: Ogun directs Julius Berger to...

Anioma restates desire to produce Delta State Governor...

 

Latest News Disquiet in Aso Rock as Osinbajo’s fate hangs Has Osinbajo been reduced to condolence Vice-President? By Fredrick Nwabufo Court asked to sack new NDDC Chairman, MD 29 bodies found in plastic bags How we will capture Kogi, retain Bayelsa in Nov — PDP Abuja ‘bitcoin kidnappers’ yet to be arrested — Security sources Chemical weapons: FG warns producers, marketers Akwa Ibom eyes 5,000 new jobs following partnership with IOCs Police tackle serial murders in Rivers hotels Sapele youths rally against cybercrime •Reject corruption, Yahoo Yahoo NNPC, Shell, Belema resolve dispute over oil well Fall of a star: How Yale graduate, Wall Street banker and entrepreneur fell from grace to become homeless in America

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (541,285 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (443,338 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (389,680 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (326,839 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (294,861 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (253,725 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (249,889 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (238,559 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (231,585 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (217,622 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (195,956 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (193,541 views)

 

CBN milk production

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (102) Business & Economy (4,449) Business Verdict (80) Columnists (1,109) Complaints & Requests (96) Enterprise & Opportunities (215) Entertainment (664) Features (812) Global Business Monitor (442) ICT Monitor (63) International (3,960) Interview (203) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (170) Maggie's Blog (414) News (51,436) Opinion (1,360) Pidgin (17) Politics (11,450) Religion (1,102) Sports (2,169) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera