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12 Nov
Justice Development and Peace Commission (JDPC), Ibadan, yesterday, urged Oyo and Osun State governments to strictly enforce laws against the abuse of children and vulnerable adults.
4 Apr 2021
Justice Development and Peace Centre (JDPC), Ondo State chapter, has decried the delay in the passage of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) bill by the state House of Assembly.
7 Dec 2020
The Justice Development and Peace Centre (JDPC) has raised the alarm over increasing rate of violence against women, urging improved life-saving services for women and girls.
2 Dec 2019
A Former Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Alexander Ogomudia (rtd), has expressed fear over some recent developments in the country, which according to him are indications that Nigeria is overdue for restructuring.
8 Jul 2019
I have for a very long time lived with a notion that views drug abuse-related conversations as not just a familiar music hall act but a dangerous fiction...
20 May 2019
The Justice, Development and Peace Centre (JDPC), Ondo State chapter, has decried the low budgets to the agricultural sector in the state. JDPC chairman, Public Finance in Agriculture for Budget Committee (PFA), Chief Pius Akomolafe, disclosed this at a press briefing on the 2019 agric budget in Akure, pegged at N9,838,371,924.62. Akomolafe lamented some inadequacies…
15 Nov 2018
The Justice, Development and Peace Centre (JDPC), Ondo State chapter, has faulted the poor priority given to agricultural extension services in the state, warning that it will serve as an obstacle to the attainment of Sustainable Development Goals in 2030.   The JDPC Director, Rev Fr. Damian Adesegha, said this yesterday in Akure at the…
18 Oct 2018
Catholic Church in Nigeria has flayed recent calls by the Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) that Bishop Hassan Kukah should withdraw from the National Peace Committee The Caritas Nigeria and Justice Development and Peace Commission (JDPC) made the condemnation in a statement.
27 Sep 2018
The Justice Development and Peace Centre (JDPC) and ActionAid Nigeria have identified some challenges in the agricultural sector, revealing that they constitute obstacles to farmers in Ondo State.   At a one-day consultative meeting on the 2019 Ondo State Agriculture Budget in Akure on Tuesday, the organisations canvassed for more inclusiveness, especially among the smallholder…
21 May 2018
Parents have been urged to instill enduring virtues in their children as their contribution to the betterment of the society. The Justice, Development and Peace Centre (JDPC) of Holy Family Catholic Church...
21 May 2018
Civil society groups have condemned alleged plan by the World Bank to sell fresh privatisation models to the Federal Government and the Lagos State government.
6 Feb 2018
The senator representing Plateau North in the National Assembly, Jonah David Jang, has challenged the Federal Government to be courageous in repatriating the killer nomads...


5 mins ago
Davido continues to shade his cousin Bamidele Adeleke for reportedly disrespecting his (Davido) mom in an article.  The Dami Duro singer who called out his cousin yesterday for competing against his uncle Ademola Adeleke in the Osun State gubernatorial election has accused Bamidele of disrespecting his mom.  Taking to Twitter, Davido "Because of your ambition you have…
24 mins ago
Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez has suggested Ousmane Dembele could be sold this month after saying the winger must sign a new contract or "we will look for an exit for the player". Barca are desperate to avoid Dembele leaving on a free transfer when his contract expires in the summer and would at least pocket…
37 mins ago
Lagos State has acquired two new speed trains for its Red Line metro project, a 37-kilometre intracity railway system. The 330-KPH trains were sold to the state by Talgo Group, a Madrid-based manufacturer of high-speed passenger trains. "The 37km Red Line on completion will traverse eight stations and move passengers from Agbado to Oyingbo," Governor…
1 hour ago
Four students of the University of Port Harcourt who were kidnapped last weekend have been released and reunited with their families. The Guardian gathered that the students, Gbaa Nenubari, Asumbo Elizabeth, Eze Chimezie and Onosigho Augustine, were abducted on their way from the Orashi River where they had gone for a vegetation sampling for their…
2 hours ago
Known for its tremendous health and wellness benefits, the use of Moringa in the human diet dates back centuries. This green superfood is packed with essential vitamins and minerals and possesses antifungal, antiviral, antidepressant, and anti-inflammatory properties. Aduna Moringa contains 5 essential vitamins and minerals, 25% plant protein and 24% fibre.  Its delicious green and…