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.